Authorization date: 05/19/2005
Revision date: 08/22/2006
Print Date: 08/24/2006
Material Safety Data Sheet
IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION AND THE COMPANY/UNDERTAKING
FuGENE HD Transfection Reagent- 1ml
Roche Applied Sciences
2. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
3. HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION
Principle routes of exposure:
Ingestion, inhalation, skin and/or eye contact.
May cause irritation of respiratory tract.
Ingestion causes irritation of upper respiratory system and gastrointestinal disturbance.
Chronic exposure may cause dermatitis.
Moderately irritating to the eyes.
Sensitization or Odor threshold:
Germany (DFG) -
AIHA - Odor Threshold
geometric mean air odor
threshold = 180 ppm
(detectable); 100 ppm
Medical conditions aggravated by
4. FIRST AID MEASURES
Consult a physician. Move to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give
Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. If skin irritation persists, call a physician.
Call a physician immediately. Do not induce vomiting without medical advice.
Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes.
NFPA Ratings: Health= 1 Flammability= 3 Reactivity= 0 Special= F, I
Special Definitions: A=Allergen CA=Carcinogen CO=Corrosive F=Flammable H=Harmful I=Irritant Ox=Oxidizer PB=Potential Biohazard