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Gentamycin Sulfate (White Powder), Fisher BioReagents

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1 g
Amber Glass
Gentiomycin C, Garamycin
Gentiomycin C, Garamycin

For selecting transformed cells containing gentamycin resistance gene

Gentamycin Sulfate inhibits protein synthesis, preventing microbial contamination in tissue culture applications. It is also used to confer antibiotic resistance/sensitivity in molecular biology procedures.
Type Gentamycin Sulfate
Physical Form Solid
pH 3.5 to 5.5
Melting Point 218°C
Ignition Residue < 1.0%
Merck Index 15, 4427
Packaging Amber Glass
Potency > 590μg/mg
Formula Weight 575.67
Specific Rotation Inclusive between 107° (+ or -)
Color White
Quantity 1 g
Chemical Name or Material Gentamycin Sulfate
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Emergency Overview
May impair fertility. May cause skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritation. May cause allergic respiratory and skin reaction. May cause adverse kidney effects. Use only under a chemical fume hood. Wear personal protective equipment. Do not get in eyes, on skin, or on clothing. Use personal protective equipment. Do not breathe vapors/dust. Do not ingest. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Immediate medical attention is required. Immediate medical attention is required. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes.



Recommended Storage : 4°C

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