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Molecular Weight MW 238.31
CAS No. 367-93-1
Melting Point 116-120°C
Appearance White solid
Dissolve 2g of IPTG in 8ml of distilled H2O and adjust the volume to 10ml with distilled H2O. Sterilize by filtration through 0.22 um filter.
Dispense into 1ml aliquots and store at -20°C.
Storage Store at 4 or -20°C.
Keep dry, protect from light.
IPTG (Isopropyl-β-D-thio-galactopyranoside) is an inducer of β-galactosidase activity in bacteria. It is suitable for use with X-Gal to detect lac gene activity in cloning procedures.
This product is free of dioxane contamination.