Azide

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Azide

Description

Sodium azide is an inhbitor of cytochrome c oxidase (COX, CcO).

Abbreviation: Azd

Reference: MiPNet03.02

Application in HRR

Azd: Azide (Sodium azide, NaN3); Sigma S2002, SDS 25 g, store commercial stock at RT; FW = 65.01.
Caution: Very toxic!


Preparation of 4 M storage and stock solution (dissolved in H2O):
  1. Weigh 260 mg of sodium azide.
  2. Dissolve in 1 mL H20.
  3. Divide into 0.5 mL portions.
  4. Store at -20 °C.


»O2k manual titrations MiPNet09.12 O2k-Titrations
  • Titration volume: ≥50 µL using a 100 µL syringe (2 mL O2k-Chamber).
  • Final concentration: ≥100 mM.




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