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Magnesium formate dihydrate


  • Crystallization grade Magnesium formate dihydrate for formulating screens or for optimization


  •  Sterile filtered solution
  • Formulated in Type 1+ ultrapure water: 18.2 megaohm-cm resistivity at 25°C, < 5 ppb Total Organic Carbon, bacteria free (<1 Bacteria (CFU/ml)), pyrogen free (<0.03 Endotoxin (EU/ml)), RNase-free (< 0.01 ng/mL) and DNase-free (< 4 pg/µL)


Magnesium formate dihydrate

Synonym: Formic acid magnesium salt
C2H2O4Mg • 2H2O
Mr 150.38
CAS Number [6150-82-9]
EC Number 209-173-9
MDL Number MFCD00150512
PubChem Substance ID 24845074
Beilstein Registry Number 3725251
Purity 98.5%

Measured pH Range: 7.6 - 7.8 at 25°C
Measured Conductivity Range: 45.6 - 53.3 mS/cm at 25°C
Measured Refractive Index Range: 1.35203 - 1.35266 at 20°C




1.0 M Magnesium formate dihydrate


200 mL



Support Material(s)

Certificate Of Analysis


1. Purification, crystallization and initial crystallographic analysis of RNA polymerase holoenzyme from Thermus thermophilus. M. N. Vassylyeva, J. Lee, S. Sekine, O. Laptenko, S. Kuramitsu, T. Shibata, Y. Inoue, S. Borukhov, D. G. Vassylyev and S. Yokoyama. Acta D, Volume 58, Part 9 (September 2002).

2. Expression, purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray crystallographic studies of a novel acetylcitrulline deacetylase from Xanthomonas campestris. D. Shi, X. Yu, L. Roth, H. Morizono, Y. Hathout, N. M. Allewell and M. Tuchman. Acta Cryst. (2005). F61, 676-679.