- MW:408.6 Da
- Appearance:White to off-white powder
X-Glucoside is a substrate for β-Glucosidase that, upon enzymatic action, renders an insoluble indigo-blue chromophore (615 nm.) It is used as an indicator-probe in histochemistry and in culture media to detect β-Glucosidase positive organisms.
Not for human therapeutic use or for medicinal purposes. For research applications only.
|Handling||Use in a chemical fume hood, with air supplied by an independent system. Avoid inhalation, contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Avoid the formation of dust and aerosols. Use in a well-ventilated area. Keep away from sources of ignition. Avoid prolonged or repeated exposure.|