Agent Name

Ethyldimethylaminopropyl carbodiimide

CAS Number

1892-57-5

Formula

C8-H17-N3

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

(3-(Dimethylamino)propyl)ethylcarbodiimide; 1,3-Propanediamine, N'-(ethylcarbonimidoyl)-N,N-dimethyl-; 1,3-Propanediamine, N3-(ethylcarbonimidoyl)-N1,N1-dimethyl-; N'-(Ethylcarbonimidoyl)-N,N-dimethylpropane-1,3-diamine; [ChemIDplus] EDC; N3-(Ethylcarbonimidoyl)-N1,N1-dimethyl-1,3-propanediamine; N-(3-Dimethylaminopropyl)-N'-ethylcarbodiimide; 1-Ethyl-3-(3'-dimethylaminopropyl)carbodiimide; N-Ethyl-N'-(3-dimethylaminopropyl)carbodiimide; EDAC; EDCI; [Merck Index] 1-(3-(Dimethylaminopropyl)-3-ethylcarbodiimide; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] UN2735

Category

Biochemical Research

Description

Liquid; [Merck Index] Colorless to pale yellow liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in crosslinking proteins to nucleic acids and DNA labeling in immunoconjugate preparations; [Merck Index]

Comments

Corrosive; [Merck Index] Causes burns; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Amines, liquid, corrosive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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