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Kanamycin solution from Streptomyces kanamyceticus

Catalog No. K0254 Name Sigma Aldrich
CAS Number 25389-94-0 Website http://www.sigmaaldrich.com
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CAS Number 25389-94-0
MDL Number MFCD00070289


Concentration 50 mg/mL in 0.9% NaCl
Impurities endotoxin, tested
Sterility sterile-filtered
Suitability suitable for cell culture
Apperance liquid
GHS Pictograms GHS08
GHS Signal Word Danger
GHS Hazard statements H360
European Hazard Symbols Toxic Toxic (T)
GHS Precautionary statements P201-P308 + P313
Risk Statements 61
Safety Statements 53-45
Storage Temperature 2-8°C
German water hazard class 2


Description (English)
Used as a selection agent for cells transformed with kanamycin B (neoR, kanR) resistance gene. Recommended for use in cell culture applications at 2 ml/L.
Biochem/physiol Actions
Mode of Action: Binds to 70S ribosomal subunit; inhibits translocation; elicits miscoding.Antimicrobial spectrum: Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria, and mycoplasma.
Stable at 37 °C for 5 days.
Protocols & Applications
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