1, 5 g in glass bottle
Bathocuproinedisulfonic acid disodium salt hydrate was used as
chelator in electron spin resonance spin trapping technique to study
free radical generation in rats with acute sodium formate poisoning1. It was used as reagent for determination of Cu2 and Cu-protein complexes3.
Bathocuproine disulfonic acid (BCDS) is a stable Cu+ chelator and BCDS-Cu+ inhibits the HIV-1 wild type protease as well as a mutant HIV-1 protease lacking cysteine4. It is an extracellular copper chelator5.