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Section 1. Product Information
reversible, cell-permeable, non-tubulin interacting inhibitor of the mitotic kinesin Eg5 motor protein
CAS Registry Number
Section 2. Hazards Identification
Caution: Avoid contact and inhalation.
Section 3 - First Aid Measures
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is
conscious. Call a physician.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult,
call a physician.
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious
amounts of water.
In case of contact with eyes, flush with copious amounts of
water for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by
separating the eyelids with fingers. Call a physician.
Suitable: Water spray. Carbon dioxide, dry chemical powder, or
Protective Equipment: Wear self-contained breathing apparatus
and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Specific Hazard(s): Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
Section 5 - Accidental Release Measures
PROCEDURE(S) OF PERSONAL PRECAUTION(S)
Exercise appropriate precautions to minimize direct contact with skin or eyes and prevent inhalation of dust.
METHODS FOR CLEANING UP
Sweep up, place in a bag and hold for waste disposal. Avoid
raising dust. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Section 6 - Handling and Storage
User Exposure: Avoid inhalation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Avoid prolonged or repeated exposure.
Suitable: Keep tightly closed.
Store at 2-8°C
Section 7 - Exposure Controls / PPE
Safety shower and eye bath. Mechanical exhaust required.
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT
Respiratory: Use respirators and components tested and approved under appropriate government standards such as NIOSH (US) or CEN (EU). Respiratory protection is not required. Where protection from nuisance levels of dusts are desired, use type N95 (US) or type P1 (EN 143) dust masks.
Hand: Protective gloves.
Eye: Chemical safety goggles.
GENERAL HYGIENE MEASURES
Wash thoroughly after handling.
Section 8 - Physical/Chemical Properties
Appearance Physical State: Solid
Property Value At Temperature or Pressure
Molecular Weight 292.4 AMU
Section 9 - Stability and Reactivity
Conditions of Instability: Unstable at room temperature
Materials to Avoid: Strong oxidizing agents.
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION PRODUCTS
Hazardous Decomposition Products: Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Nitrogen oxides, Sulfur oxides.
Hazardous Polymerization: Will not occur
Section 10 - Toxicological Information
ROUTE OF EXPOSURE
Skin Contact: May cause skin irritation.
Skin Absorption: May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.
Eye Contact: May cause eye irritation.
Inhalation: Material may be irritating to mucous membranes and
upper respiratory tract. May be harmful if inhaled.
Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed.
SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF EXPOSURE
Exposure may affect cell growth rate and morphology. To the best of our knowledge, the chemical, physical, and toxicological properties have not been thoroughly investigated.
Section 11 - Disposal Considerations
APPROPRIATE METHOD OF DISPOSAL OF SUBSTANCE OR PREPARATION
Contact a licensed professional waste disposal service to dispose of this material. Dissolve or mix the material with a combustible solvent and burn in a chemical incinerator equipped with an afterburner and scrubber. Observe all federal, state, and local environmental regulations.
Section 11 - Transport Information
Non-Hazardous for Transport: This substance is
considered to be non-hazardous for transport.
Non-Hazardous for Air Transport: Non-hazardous for air
Section 12 - Other Information
For R&D use only. Not for internal or external human consumption.
THE ABOVE INFORMATION IS BELIEVED TO BE CORRECT BUT DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE ALL INCLUSIVE AND SHALL BE USED ONLY AS A GUIDE. TIMTEC SHALL NOT BE HELD LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE RESULTING FROM HANDLING OR FROM CONTACT WITH THE ABOVE PRODUCT.
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