Agent Name

Bisbenzimide

CAS Number

23491-52-3

Formula

C27-H28-N6-O

Major Category

Dyes

Synonyms

HOE 33342; Ho 342; Hoechst 33342; 2,5'-Bi-1H-benzimidazole, 2'-(4-ethoxyphenyl)-5-(4-methyl-1-piperazinyl)- (9CI); 2,5'-Bibenzimidazole, 2'-(p-ethoxyphenyl)-5-(4-methyl-1-piperazinyl)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Dyes

Description

Yellow-green powder; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Benzimidazole fluorescent dye." [ChemIDplus]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "Bisbenzimidazole trihydrochloride."

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