Overview

  • Product name
    Indoxyl -Glucuronide
  • Description
    Chromogenic beta-D-glucuronidase substrate.
  • Alternative names
    • IBDG
  • Biological description

    Chromogenic substrate for β-D-glucuronidase, employed in the detection and enumeration of E.coli. Yields a blue precipitate upon cleavage.

  • Purity
    > 99%

Properties

  • Molecular weight
    408.50
  • Chemical structure
    Chemical Structure
  • Molecular formula
    C14H15NO7.C6H13N
  • CAS Number
    35804-66-1
  • Storage instructions
    Store at -20°C. Store under desiccating conditions. The product can be stored for up to 12 months.
  • Solubility overview
    Soluble in water
  • Handling

    Wherever possible, you should prepare and use solutions on the same day. However, if you need to make up stock solutions in advance, we recommend that you store the solution as aliquots in tightly sealed vials at -20°C. Generally, these will be useable for up to one month. Before use, and prior to opening the vial we recommend that you allow your product to equilibrate to room temperature for at least 1 hour.

    Need more advice on solubility, usage and handling? Please visit our frequently asked questions (FAQ) page for more details.

  • Source

    Synthetic

References

This product has been referenced in:
  • Haines JR  et al. Evaluation of indoxyl-beta-D-glucuronide as a chromogen in media specific for Escherichia coli. Appl Environ Microbiol 59:2758-9 (1993). Read more (PubMed: 8368860) »
  • Delisle GJ & Ley A Rapid detection of Escherichia coli in urine samples by a new chromogenic beta-glucuronidase assay. J Clin Microbiol 27:778-9 (1989). Read more (PubMed: 2656750) »

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