Agent Name

Percoll

CAS Number

65455-52-9

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Centricoll; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Sterile colloidal suspension of silica particles coated with non-dialysable PVP; [Research Organics MSDS]

Category

Polymers

Description

White odorless suspension; [Research Organics MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Colloidal silica (Ludox HS) with polyvinylpyrrolidone." [ChemIDplus] Used in biochemistry for density gradient experiments; [Wikipedia]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Research Organics MSDS]

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