MF: C5H12 MW: 72.15 A hydrocarbon used in flash freezing.
General Laboratory Reagents
2-Methylbutane (CAS 78-78-4)
C 5H 12
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For Research Use Only. Not Intended for Diagnostic or Therapeutic Use. *
Certificate of Analysis for lot specific data (including water content).
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2-Methylbutane is a hydrocarbon used in flash freezing of biological samples.
1. Jehl, B. et al. 1981. J Microsc. 123(Pt 3): 307-309. PMID: 7299814
Soluble in ether, alcohols, hydrocarbons, and oils. Insoluble in water.
Store at room temperature
30° C (lit.)
0.62 g/mL at 25° C (lit.)
20 D 1.35 (lit.)
For Research Use Only. Not Intended for Diagnostic or Therapeutic Use.
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