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Product ID: P733


Description: Putrescine Dihydrochloride, 1,4-butanediamine Dihydrochloride

Solubility Water
Physical Form Solid
Storage Temp. Room Temperature
Other Notes Plant Tissue Culture Tested
UPC / SKU P733
CAS NUMBER 333-93-7
Formula Weight 161.1
Formula C4H12N2 . 2HCl
Storage Temp. Room Temperature
Tariff Code 2921.29.0055
Risk Info (R) 36/37/38
Safety Info (S) 26-36
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P733 Putrescine Dihydrochloride

Synonyms: 1,4-Butanediamine Dihydrochloride; Tetramethylenediamine Dihydrochloride
CAS: 333-93-7
Formula: C4H12N2•2HCl
Mol. Weight: 161.1
Form: Powder
Appearance: White Powder
Application: Polyamine – Plant Growth Regulator
Solubility: Water
Storage Temp: Room Temperature
Other Notes: Plant Tissue Culture Tested

Application Notes
Putrescine is a polyamine, specifically a diamine that has been shown to increase root formation with auxins (Hausman et al. 1995) and gibberellins (Le Guen-Le Saos and Hourmant 2001). It has also been used to induce somatic embryogenesis (Sakhanokho et al. 2005).

F Le Guen-Le Saos, A Hourmant (2001) Plant Growth Regulation Vol. 35(3) pg. 277-284
JF Hausman, C Kevers, T Gaspar (1995) Plant Science Vol. 110(1) pg. 63-71
Merck 13, 8038
HF Sakhanokho, P Ozias-Atkins, OL May, PW Chee (2005) Plant Cell Tissue Organ Cult. Vol 81 pg. 91-95.