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5-Bromo-4-Chloro-3-Indolyl-β-D-Glucopyranoside (X-Glu)

A Discovery speciality

Also known as 5-Bromo-4-Chloro-3-indolyl-β-D-Glucopyranoside. A substrate for Beta-glucosidase that renders an intense indigo-blue chromophore (615 nm) upon enzymatic action. Used as an indicatior-probe in histochemistry.

In culture media to detect beta-Glucosidase positive organisms. Contained in chromogenic culture media for detection of EnterococciStreptococciKlebsiella species, Enterobacter species and Listeria species.

Product Details

Category Biochemicals & Diagnostics
Enzyme Substrates
Microbiology Products
Price POA
CAS Number 15548-60-4
Formula C14H15BrClNO6
Molecular Weight 408.63
Purity 97.0%
Appearance white to off white crystalline powder
Availability In Stock
Storage Conditions -18°C
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