Platelet activating factor
- Muramyl dipeptide
Phospholipid produced by lymphocytes, platelets and endothelial cells that induces platelet aggregation and is involved in inflammation, anaphylaxis and wound repair.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
22 38 40 48/20/22
Melting point, °C
Heat of vaporization
Hazards and Protection.
Keep tightly closed. Store at -20 C
Compatible chemical-resistant gloves. Chemical safety goggles.
Government approved respirator in nonventilated areas and/or for exposure above the TLV or PEL.
Absorb on sand or vermiculite and place in closed containers for disposal. Ventilate area and wash spill site after material pickup is complete.
Strong oxidizing agents, Strong bases, Magnesium, Sodium, Lithium.
Carbon monoxide, Carbon dioxide, Phosgene gas, Chlorine.
Extinguish using Noncombustible. Use extinguishing media appropriate to surrounding fire conditions. Wear self-contained breathing apparatus and protective clothing to prevent contact with skin and eyes.
Emits toxic fumes under fire conditions.
Fire may produce irritating, corrosive and/or toxic gases.
Harmful. Harmful if swallowed. Irritating to eyes and skin. Limited evidence of a carcinogenic effect. Harmful: danger of serious damage to health by prolonged exposure through inhalation and if swallowed. Possible Carcinogen (US). Targ
Harmful if swallowed.
May be harmful if inhaled. Material may be irritating to mucous membranes and upper respiratory tract.
Causes skin irritation. Skin absorption may occur. May be harmful if absorbed through the skin.
May cause eye irritation.
If swallowed, wash out mouth with water provided person is conscious. Call a physician.
If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If breathing becomes difficult, call a physician.
In case of contact, immediately wash skin with soap and copious amounts of water.
In case of contact with eyes, flush with copious amounts of water for at least 15 minutes. Assure adequate flushing by separating the eyelids with fingers. Call a physician.