T8266

Sigma-Aldrich

Thallium(I) acetate

≥99%

Synonym(s):
Acetic acid thallium(I) salt
Linear Formula:
CH3COOTl
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
263.43
Beilstein/REAXYS Number:
3693914
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23
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Quality Level

assay

≥99%

form

powder

reaction suitability

core: thallium
reagent type: catalyst

SMILES string

CC(=O)O[Tl]

InChI

1S/C2H4O2.Tl/c1-2(3)4;/h1H3,(H,3,4);/q;+1/p-1

InChI key

HQOJMTATBXYHNR-UHFFFAOYSA-M

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General description

Thallium (I) acetate can be prepared by dissolving thallium (III) oxide in acetic acid and acetic anhydride and stirring at 80-90oC. After filtration, the solution cooled and the product is recrystallized. A study reports that a large number of mycoplasmas and acholeplasmas can grow in its presence at concentration of 1 mg/ml.

Application

Commonly used in the laboratories as a selective element against gram-negative bacteria in selective media for the detection of mollicutes. It may be used in synthesizing thallium derivatives.

Packaging

5, 25, 100 g in glass bottle

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Statements

Hazard Codes

T+,N

Risk Statement

26/28-33-51/53

Safety Statement

13-28-45-61

RIDADR

UN 1707 6.1 / PGII

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Properties and Structures of Thallium (I) Derivatives of Aromatic Diols.
El-Hadad AA, et al.
Inorganic Chemistry, 34(1), 120-123 (1995)
R Barroso-Moguel et al.
Journal of applied toxicology : JAT, 16(5), 385-389 (1996-09-01)
A histopathological study, with a light microscope, of experimental neuromyopathy produced by thallotoxicosis was undertaken in 40 newborn Wistar rats. Treatment consisted of a single i.p. injection of an aqueous solution of 16 mg kg-1 thallium(I) acetate 1 day after...
J G Tully et al.
Sexually transmitted diseases, 10(4 Suppl), 256-260 (1983-10-01)
Specimens from the cervix or posterior vaginal fornix of 50 women attending a venereal disease clinic and from the urethra of 50 men with nongonococcal urethritis were cultured for Mycoplasma hominis. Recovery of the organism in two conventional mycoplasma culture...
Summertime.
Robin Ferner
BMJ (Clinical research ed.), 344, e4245-e4245 (2012-06-22)
H Wiegand et al.
Archives of toxicology, 58(4), 265-270 (1986-04-01)
Endplate potentials (EPP's) and miniature endplate potentials (MEPP's) were recorded from neuromuscular junctions of the mouse phrenic nerve-diaphragm preparation, blocked by high Mg++ (12 X 10(-3) mol/l)-Ringer. Superfusion of the preparations with Mg++-Ringer solutions containing thallium acetate (5 X 10(-4)...
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