Silver Nitrate 99%
- Silver nitrate is an inorganic compound with chemical formula AgNO 3.
- Used in forensics to enhance fingerprints. Used in physical developer which is a silver based aqueous reagent, which reacts sebaceous secretions forming a grey silver deposit. Normally used on paper and some non porous surfaces.
- This compound is used in photography and Molecular Biology.
Silver Nitrate is used in biochemistry to stain agarose and acrylamide gels.
In histology, silver nitrate is used for silver staining to demonstrate reticular fibers, proteins and nucleic acids..
Molar mass: 169.87 g/mol
Density: 4.35 g/cm³
Boiling point: 444 °C
Melting point: 212 °C
Soluble in: Water