Agent Name

Tricine

CAS Number

5704-04-1

Formula

C6-H13-N-O5

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

Glycine, N-(2-hydroxy-1,1-bis(hydroxymethyl)ethyl)-; N-(Tri(hydroxymethyl)methyl)glycine; [ChemIDplus] N-[2-Hydroxy-1,1-bis(hydroxymethyl)ethyl]glycine; N-[Tris(hydroxymethyl)methyl]glycine; [Merck Index]

Category

Biological Buffers

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] White crystals; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a biological buffer; [Merck Index]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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