# Glycine

## Purpose

• Glycine is an amino acid and is used in buffer solutions and for blocking.
• Molecular weight: 75.07 g

## Procurement

• Where can this material be obtained?

## Use

• A usual stock solution is 2.5 M. Higher concentrations will lead to crystalisation.
• For 500ml of 2.5 M glycine dissolve 93.8g in water to 500ml.

## Safety

• Are there any safety considerations for this material?

## References

• Any papers or websites that are relevant to the use of this material