Product nameN-Ethyl-N'-(3-dimethylaminopropyl)carbodiimide hydrochloride, condensing reagent
DescriptionWater-soluble condensing reagent.
- (3-Dimethylamino-propyl)-ethyl-carbodiimide Hydrochloride
- 1-(3-dimethylaminopropyl)-3-ethylcarbodiimide hydrochloride
Water-soluble condensing reagent. Generally utilized as a carboxyl activating agent for amide bonding with primary amines. Additionally, it reacts with phosphate groups. Utilized in peptide synthesis, crosslinking proteins to nucleic acids as well as preparation of immunoconjugates.
Chemical name(3-Dimethylaminopropyl)ethylcarbodiimide hydrochloride
Storage instructionsStore at -20°C. Store In the Dark. Store under desiccating conditions. This product is air and light sensitive and impurities can occur as a result of air oxidation or due to metabolism by microbes.
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.
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This product has been referenced in:
- Seno K et al. Spectrophotometric determination of 1-(3-dimethylaminopropyl)-3-ethylcarbodiimide hydrochloride by flow injection analysis. Anal Sci 24:505-8 (2008). Read more (PubMed: 18403843) »
- Powell HM & Boyce ST EDC cross-linking improves skin substitute strength and stability. Biomaterials 27:5821-7 (2006). Read more (PubMed: 16919327) »