Agent Name

Tris(hydroxymethyl)aminomethane acetate

Alternative Name

Trizma acetate

CAS Number

6850-28-8

Formula

C4-H11-N-O3.C2-H4-O2

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

(2-Hydroxy-1,1-bis(hydroxymethyl)ethyl)ammonium acetate; 1,3-Propanediol, 2-amino-2-(hydroxymethyl)-, acetate (1:1); 1,3-Propanediol, 2-amino-2-(hydroxymethyl)-, acetate (salt); [ChemIDplus] Trizma acetate; TRISacetate salt; Tris(hydroxymethyl)aminomethaneacetate salt; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Biological Buffers

Description

White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Tromethamine."

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