cresol red


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cresol red

[′krē‚sȯl ′red]
(organic chemistry)
C21H18O5S A compound derived from o-cresol and used as an acid-base indicator; color change is yellow to red at pH 0.4 to 1.8, or 7.0 to 8.8, depending on preparation.
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1% cresol red or glass-distilled deionized water plus 0.
RFLP analysis of the unpurified COIII/ND3 PCR product was performed in the presence of a cresol red loading buffer.