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A12952 Basic Fuchsin

CAS Number
632-99-5
Synonyms
C.I. 42510
Fuchsin basic

Stock No. Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
A12952-06 5g 19.20
A12952-14 25g 67.40
A12952-22 100g 194.00
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Basic Fuchsin

MDL
MFCD00012569
EINECS
211-189-6

Chemical Properties

Formula
C20H20ClN3
Formula Weight
337.86
Melting point
268-270° dec.
Storage & Sensitivity
Ambient temperatures.
Solubility
Soluble in water, alcohol, diethyl ether and acids practice. Insoluble in ether.

Applications

Biological stain for distinguishing coli and aerogene bacteriaBasic Fuchsin is useful for Ziehl-Neelson staining to detect acid-fast bacilli. It is also used to stain tubercle bacillus and bacterial flagella. It plays an important role for tissue sections to visualize elastic fibers, cardiac and skeletal muscle tissue. It also acts as bacterial and histological stains. Further, it is used to stain cellular elements, certain tissues, bacteria and also acts as a local anti-infective.

Notes

Incompatible with oxidizing agents, reducing agents, acids, acid chlorides, acid anhydrides and chloroformates.

Literature References

Yang, X.; Li , Y.; Du, Q.; Sun, J.; Chen, L.; Hu, S.; Wang, Z.; Xia, Y.; Xia, L. Highly effective removal of basic fuchsin from aqueous solutions by anionic polyacrylamide/graphene oxide aerogels. J. Colloid Interface Sci. 2015, 453, 107-114.

Kumawat, P.; Joshi, M.; Ameta, R.; Ameta, S. C. Photocatalytic degradation of basic Fuchsin over quaternary oxide iron zinc cuprate (FeZn2cu3O6.5). Adv. App. Sci. Res. 2015, 6 (7), 209-215.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H302-H351

Harmful if swallowed. Suspected of causing cancer.

Precautionary Statements: P201-P202-P264b-P270-P281-P301+P312-P308+P313-P330-P501c

Obtain special instructions before use. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. Wash face, hands and any exposed skin thoroughly after handling Do not eat, drink or smoke when using this product. Use personal protective equipment as required. IF SWALLOWED: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician if you feel unwell. IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention. Rinse mouth. Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant

Other References

Merck
14,5652
Beilstein
4166684
Harmonized Tariff Code
3204.13
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
CX9850000

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