Agent Name

Thiazolyl blue

CAS Number

298-93-1

Formula

C18-H16-N5-S.Br

Major Category

Dyes

Synonyms

3-(4,5-Dimethylthiazolyl)-2,5-diphenyltetrazolium bromide; 3-(4,5-Dimethylthiazolyl-2)-2,5-diphenyltetrazolium bromide; MMT Tetrazolium; MTT (VAN); Methylthiazoletetrazolium; Thiazolyl Blue Monotetrazolium; Thiazolyl Blue Monotetrazolium (VAN); Thiazolyl blue tetrazolium bromide; 2-(4,5-Dimethyl-2-thiazolyl)-3,5-diphenyl-2H-tetrazolium bromide; 2H-Tetrazolium, 2-(4,5-dimethyl-2-thiazolyl)-3,5-diphenyl-, bromide; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Azo Dyes

Description

Yellow solid; [HSDB] Yellow crystalline solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used in biological assays; [HSBD]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

5.11E-11 mm Hg

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