Technical Data
Gentamycin (Gentamicin) Sulfate USP
Biochemicals Storage: 4CShipping: RT
Broad spectrum, cell culture antibiotic that is non toxic to viruses and mammalian cells at antibacterial levels. Inhibits growth of gram positive and negative bacteria, and mycoplasma. Inhibits normal protein synthesis by binding to L6 protein of 50S ribosomal subunit. Useful antibiotic for Baculovirus expression systems since mutations in rplF prevent Gentamycin from binding.

White to light tan powder

Potency :
590ug Gentamycin/mg

Working Concentrations: 15-30ug/ml.

Endotoxin: 2Eu/mg

Solubility (Water and DMF):
Colorless, clear, complete

Meets USP specifications

Storage and Stability:
Store at 4C. Stable for 12 months.

CAS Number:
Important Note: This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.
1. Hawdon, N.A. et al., (2010) FEMS: Immunology and Medical Microbiology 59; 207220. 2. Merck Index, 1996., 12: 4398.

Intended for research use only. Not for use in human, therapeutic, or diagnostic applications.