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W1754

Sigma-Aldrich

Water

PCR Reagent

Linear Formula:
H2O
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
18.02
Beilstein:
2050024
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.25

grade

PCR Reagent

Quality Level

vapor density

<1 (vs air)

vapor pressure

3 mmHg

sterility

sterile-filtered

form

liquid

packaging

vial of 1.5 mL

technique(s)

PCR: suitable

refractive index

n20/D 1.34 (lit.)

pH

5-7

bp

100 °C (lit.)

mp

0 °C (lit.)

density

1.000 g/mL at 3.98 °C (lit.)

foreign activity

DNase, none detected
RNase, none detected

SMILES string

O

InChI

1S/H2O/h1H2

InChI key

XLYOFNOQVPJJNP-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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General description

PCR grade water is sterile-filtered. It is free from exonucleases (DNAse, RNAse) and endonuclease (NICKase) and is also free from nucleic acid contamination.

Application

Water has been used to make up the final volume of the sample in polymerase chain reaction (PCR).

Suitability

Suitable for polymerase chain reaction (PCR)

Other Notes

Easily compare specifications for Water products with the Water specification table.

Storage Class Code

10 - Combustible liquids

WGK

nwg

Flash Point(F)

No data available

Flash Point(C)

No data available

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

N Wellinghausen et al.
Applied and environmental microbiology, 67(9), 3985-3993 (2001-08-30)
Contamination of hospital water systems with legionellae is a well-known cause of nosocomial legionellosis. We describe a new real-time LightCycler PCR assay for quantitative determination of legionellae in potable water samples. Primers that amplify both a 386-bp fragment of the
If you?ve seen one worm, have you seen them all? Spatial, community, and genetic variability of tubificid communities in Montana
Lodh N, et al.
Freshwater science, 34(3), 909-917 (2015)
Francine Marciano-Cabral et al.
Applied and environmental microbiology, 69(10), 5864-5869 (2003-10-09)
The free-living amoeboflagellate Naegleria fowleri is the causative agent of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM), a rapidly fatal disease of the central nervous system. In the United States, the disease is generally acquired while swimming and diving in freshwater lakes and
J Loeffler et al.
Journal of clinical microbiology, 37(4), 1200-1202 (1999-03-13)
Successful in vitro amplification of fungal DNA in clinical specimens has been reported recently. In a collaboration among five European centers, the frequency and risk of contamination due to airborne spore inoculation or carryover contamination in fungal PCR were analyzed.
Incidence and survival of non-O157 verocytotoxigenic Escherichia coli in soil
Bolton DJ, et al.
Journal of Applied Microbiology, 111(2), 484-490 (2011)

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