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Catalog #T1050
Taurine is a biological buffer (zwitterionic) designed by Good, et al., and typically referred to as Good’s buffer useful in cell culture media formulations. Selection of biological buffer systems should include the following criteria exclusion by biological membranes, low absorption between 240 and 700nm, chemically stable, and stable to temperature and concentration changes.
SolubilityColorless, clear, complete
Residue on Ignition 0.1%
Loss on Drying 0.2%
Chromatographic Purity 0.5%
Chloride 0.011%
Sulfate 0.01%
Ammonium 0.02%
Arsenic 0.0002%
Iron 0.001%
Heavy Metals (Pb) 0.001%
CAS Number107-35-7
Molecular FormulaC2H7NO3S
Molecular Weight125.1
FormWhite crystalline powder
Alternate names2-Aminoethanesulfonic acid

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