Gelatin, Powder, U.S.P.

CAS #9000-70-8
Solubility: 12% in H2O at 20°C
pH (1% in H2O): 3.5-5.0
Residue after ignition: <2%
Type A-from Porcine skin (acid cured tissue)
Type B-from Bovine skin (base cured tissue)
The strength of the gel is based on the bloom number. The higher the bloom number the stronger the gel.

  • Used as a combination Acrylamide-Gelatin-Jung resin for cryosectioning of large and soft tissues (eggs, fishes, insects) Hartmann, R. (1984). A new embedding medium for cryosectioning eggs of high yolk and lipid content. Eur. J. Cell Biol., 34:206
  • Used to prepare gelatin-chrome alum adhesive to coat glass slides for mounting semi-thin sections for staining.
Products specifications
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Storage Cat # Description MSDS Pack Price Quote Quantity
Storage:RT Cat #: 16560 Description: GELATIN TYPE A, 60 BLOOM Pack: 100 g Price: $68.00 Add to Quote:
Storage:RT Cat #: 16562 Description: GELATIN TYPE A, 175 BLOOM Pack: 100 g Price: $50.00 Add to Quote:
Storage:RT Cat #: 16564 Description: GELATIN TYPE A, 300 BLOOM Pack: 100 g Price: $50.00 Add to Quote:
Storage:RT Cat #: 16566 Description: GELATIN TYPE B, 75 BLOOM Pack: 100 g Price: $50.00 Add to Quote:
Storage:RT Cat #: 16568 Description: GELATIN TYPE B, 225 BLOOM Pack: 100 g Price: $50.00 Add to Quote: