It is used as a biological buffer, organic synthesize, chemical & pharmaceutical intermediate. It is suitable for fractionation of hemoglobin.
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H Kosaka; I Tyuma. Production of superoxide anion by N,N-bis(2-hydroxyethyl)-iminotris(hydroxymethyl)methane buffer during oxidation of oxyhemoglobin by nitrite and effect of inositol hexaphosphate on the oxidation. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. 1982, 709 (2), 187-193.
Buffer: pH range 5.5 - 8.0.
Dichiarazioni di rischio (UE): H315-H319-H335
Causes skin irritation. Causes serious eye irritation. May cause respiratory irritation.
Dichiarazioni precauzionali: P260-P201-P280g-P304+P340-P405-P501a
Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. Obtain special instructions before use. Wear protective gloves. IF INHALED: Remove to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.