Technical Data
Indocyanine Green
Biochemicals Storage: 4CShipping: RT
A tricarbocyanine type of dye with infrared absorbing properties. Diagnostic aid (blood volume determination, cardiac output, hepatic function)

Melting Point:

DMSO, Methanol

Method for Determining Identity:
Proton NMR (CD3OD, DMSO-d6) spectroscopic analysis and mass spectrometric analysis

TLC Conditions:
SiO2; Dichloromethane: Methanol: Ammonium Hydroxide (4:1:0.1); Visualized with UV and AMCS. Single spot (Rf= 0.35).

Storage and Stability:
Store dessicated at 4C. Caution: Light-sensitive. For maximum recovery of product, centrifuge the original vial prior to removing the cap.

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Important Note: This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological. Toxicity and Hazards:All products should be handled by qualified personnel only, trained in laboratory procedures.
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Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.