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P5811

Sigma-Aldrich

Phosphoric acid

BioReagent, suitable for insect cell culture, 85%

Synonym(s):
Orthophosphoric acid
Linear Formula:
H3PO4
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
98.00
Beilstein:
1921286
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.26

Quality Level

vapor density

3.4 (vs air)

vapor pressure

2.2 mmHg ( 20 °C)
5 mmHg ( 25 °C)

product line

BioReagent

assay

85%

form

liquid

technique(s)

cell culture | insect: suitable

bp

158 °C (lit.)

mp

~40 °C (lit.)

density

1.685 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
1.69 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

OP(O)(O)=O

InChI

1S/H3O4P/c1-5(2,3)4/h(H3,1,2,3,4)

InChI key

NBIIXXVUZAFLBC-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Gene Information

human ... SRC(6714)

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General description

Phosphoric acid is a compound of phosphorus and oxygen. It is a colorless crystalline solid.

Application

Qualified for use as a titration acid in insect cell culture applications.
Phosphoric acid has been used:
  • as a component of preservative in yeast-sucrose food for maintaining Drosophila melanogaster
  • in the preparation of triethylamine phosphate stock solution
  • as a component in the preparation of protein reagent
  • to adjust pH during the preparation of phosphate buffer solution

Packaging

100, 500 g in poly bottle

Biochem/physiol Actions

Phosphoric acid is commonly used in fertilizer industry. It is also used in the manufacture of insecticide and pesticide.

Other Notes

Concentrated phosphoric acid is approx. 85% H3PO4 (aqueous).

Pictograms

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Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 4 Oral - Eye Dam. 1 - Met. Corr. 1 - Skin Corr. 1B

Storage Class Code

8B - Non-combustible, corrosive hazardous materials

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

Isolation and activation of collagenase from fish processing waste
Daboor S, et al.
Advances in Bioscience and Biotechnology, 3(03), 191-191 (2012)
Phosphorus, 6(6), 33-33 (2007)
Gut microbiota modifies olfactory-guided microbial preferences and foraging decisions in Drosophila
Wong A, et al.
Current Biology, 27(15), 2397-2404 (2017)
Generation of phospholipid vesicle-nanotube networks and transport of molecules therein
Jesorka A, et al.
Nature Protocols, 6(6), 791-791 (2011)
Fast and easy phosphopeptide fractionation by combinatorial ERLIC-SCX solid-phase extraction for in-depth phosphoproteome analysis
Zarei M, et al.
Nature Protocols, 11(1), 37-37 (2016)

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