Kanamycin sulfate

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Cat.No. 5505 - Kanamycin sulfate | C18H36N4O11.H2SO4 | CAS No. 25389-94-0
Description: Broad spectrum antibiotic
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Biological Activity

Broad spectrum antibiotic.

Technical Data

M. Wt 582.58
Formula C18H36N4O11.H2SO4
Storage Store at RT
CAS Number 25389-94-0
PubChem ID 6032
Smiles OS(O)(=O)=O.[H][C@]1(O[C@H]2[C@H](N)C[C@H](N)[C@@H](O[C@@]3([H])O[C@H](CN)[C@@H](O)[C@H](O)[C@H]3O)[C@@H]2O)O[C@H](CO)[C@@H](O)[C@H](N)[C@H]1O
Potency >750U/mg (dried basis)

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Solubility Data

Solvent Max Conc. mg/mL Max Conc. mM
water 43.69 75

Preparing Stock Solutions

The following data is based on the product molecular weight 582.58. Batch specific molecular weights may vary from batch to batch due to the degree of hydration, which will affect the solvent volumes required to prepare stock solutions.

Concentration / Solvent Volume / Mass 1 mg 5 mg 10 mg
0.75 mM 2.29 mL 11.44 mL 22.89 mL
3.75 mM 0.46 mL 2.29 mL 4.58 mL
7.5 mM 0.23 mL 1.14 mL 2.29 mL
37.5 mM 0.05 mL 0.23 mL 0.46 mL

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Kanamycin was used as a selection agent.
By Anonymous on 01/21/2019
Assay Type: In Vitro
Species: Other

Kanamycin was used as a selection agent for bacteria that took up recombinant gene.

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