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

X-Glu, also known as 5-Bromo-4-Chloro-3-indolyl-β-D-Glucopyranoside, is a substrate for Beta-glucosidase that renders an intense indigo-blue chromophore (615 nm) upon enzymatic action. In culture media it is usedto detect beta-Glucosidase positive organisms. It is also a component in chromogenic culture media for detection of EnterococciStreptococciKlebsiella species, Enterobacter species and Listeria species.

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Category Biochemicals & Diagnostics
Enzyme Substrates
Microbiology Products
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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
MSDS Data Sheet Click to download
MDL Number MFCD00063690
Harmonised Tariff 29400000

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