- Item Description
- Physical Specifications
- Certificate of Analysis
- Technical Information
Gentamycin sulfate is a water-soluble antibiotic originally purified from the fungus Micromonospora purpurea. IBI Scientific Gentamycin is effective against a wide variety of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, and is used to prevent the contamination of cell cultures by bacteria. The recommended working concentration ranges from 0.5 to 50 mg/ml.
- For use in cell culture media to inhibit gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria
- Concentration: 50mg/ml
- This product cannot be shipped to a private residence.
Gentamycin Sulfate Solution is an inhibitor in the growth of gram-positive and gram-negative microorganisms. IBI Gentamycin Sulfate is a broad spectrum antibiotic that is a more effective in-vitro bacterial inhibitor than combined streptomycin-penicillin.
Appearance:Clear, colorless to light yellow solution
pH (@25°C):4.5 ± 1.0
Specific Rotation:+107° - +121°
Molecular Biology Specifications
This antibiotic is non-toxic to tissue culture monolayers and does not inhibit virus replication. It inhibits the growth of a wide variety of gram-positive and gram-negative microorganisms, including strains resistant to tetracycline, chloramphenicol, kanamycin, and colistin; particularly the strains of Pseudomonas, Proteus, Staphylococcus, and Streptococcus.
Gentamycin Sulfate inhibits bacterial protein biosynthesis by binding to the 30S subunit of ribosome.
This product is cell cultured tested, has a total volume of 20ml and a solution concentration of 50mg/ml. Click on tabs above for specification sheet, certificate of analysis or Safety Data Sheet.