Used as cryoprotectant to help prevent ice crystal damage to specimens. Substrate for the assay of glycerol dehydrogenase, glycerol oxidase, and glycerokinase.
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- Methods Enzymol., 1, 397 (1955); 42, 148 (1975); 89, 243 (1982)
- Harmless-use normal precautions
- Exercise normal care
- Store at room temperature