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P0781 Sigma

Penicillin-Streptomycin

with 10,000 units penicillin and 10 mg streptomycin per mL in 0.9% NaCl, sterile-filtered, BioReagent, suitable for cell culture

Synonym: Pen-Strep

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Related Categories Antibacterial, Antibiotic Solutions, Antibiotics, Antibiotics A to Z, Antibiotics N-S,
InChI Key   KMOOCZWLFBSQCW-XFOLRDBHSA-N
sterility   sterile-filtered
product line   BioReagent
form   liquid
concentration   100 ×
impurities   endotoxin, tested
suitability   suitable for cell culture
Mode of action   cell wall synthesis | interferes
  protein synthesis | interferes
antibiotic activity spectrum   Gram-negative bacteria
  Gram-positive bacteria
shipped in   dry ice
storage temp.   −20°C

Description

Components

This product is formulated to contain 10,000 units penicillin and 10 mg streptomycin/mL.

Application

Penicillin-Streptomycin solution is used to supplement cell culture media to control bacterial contamination. It has also been used for the preparation of lipid emulsions. It is recommended for use in cell culture applications at 10 mL/L.

General description

Penicillin streptomycin, also known as Pen-Strep, is the most commonly used antibiotic solution for culture of mammalian cells. Penicillin Streptomycin solution is used to maintain sterile conditions during cell culture, and they show few adverse effects on the cultured cells.

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Safety Information

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GHS07  GHS07
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Warning
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Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
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