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B3274

Sigma-Aldrich

6-Benzylaminopurine solution

1 mg/mL, suitable for plant cell culture

Synonym(s):
N6-Benzyladenine, BA, BAP
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.72

Quality Level

sterility

sterile-filtered

form

solution

concentration

1 mg/mL

technique(s)

cell culture | plant: suitable

application(s)

agriculture

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

C(Nc1ncnc2nc[nH]c12)c3ccccc3

InChI

1S/C12H11N5/c1-2-4-9(5-3-1)6-13-11-10-12(15-7-14-10)17-8-16-11/h1-5,7-8H,6H2,(H2,13,14,15,16,17)

InChI key

NWBJYWHLCVSVIJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N

General description

6-Benzylaminopurine, benzyl adenine (BAP) is a synthetic cytokinin.

Application

6-Benzylaminopurine solution has been used as a component in the Murashige & Skoog medium (MS) for culturing mandarin explants and plantlets of Dendrocalamus asper (Schultes f.). It has also been used as a supplement in Nitsch and Nitsch medium (NN) of grapevine explants,

Biochem/physiol Actions

6-Benzylaminopurine (BAP) is used as a cytokinin supplement to plant growth medium It increases post-harvest life of green vegetables by preventing chlorophyll degradation. It is used in micropropagation. However, in some plants, BAP leads to inhibition in growth and root formation. BAP phenyl ring based derivatives are widely used to test their anti-cancer effects

Storage Class Code

12 - Non Combustible Liquids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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