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G 418 Sulfate, Cell Culture Tested - CAS 108321-42-2 - Calbiochem

G418 also known as Geneticin® is an aminoglycoside antibiotic related to Gentamicin. Used as a selective agent in transfection of eukaryotic cells. Has highest potency ≥730 µg/mg and purity ≥98%.

Synonym: G 418 Sulfate, Cell Culture Tested - CAS 108321-42-2 - Calbiochem, G418, G 418, NMD Inhibitor I

  • CAS Number 108321-42-2

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C20H40N4O10 · 2H2SO4

  • Molecular Weight 692.71

  •  MDL number MFCD00058314

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Properties

Quality Level   100
assay   ≥98% (TLC)
form   powder
mfr. no.   Calbiochem®
storage condition   OK to freeze
storage conditions   +15C to +30C
impurities   ≤1.0% Ammonia
color   white
solubility   water: 100 mg/mL, clear, colorless
cation traces   heavy metals: ≤100 ppm
shipped in   ambient
storage temp.   room temp

Description

General description

Also available as a sterile-filtered aqueous solution (Cat. No. 345812), a sterile filtered solution in 100 mM HEPES (Cat. No. 508940), and a sterile-filtered solution PBS (Cat. No. 509227).

Packaging

100 g in Glass bottle

250, 500 mg in Plastic ampoule

Warning

Toxicity: Standard Handling (A)

Reconstitution

Following reconstitution, sterilize by filtration through a 0.22 µm or 0.45 µm pore size filter, aliquot and freeze (-20°C) for long term storage or refrigerate (4°C) for short-term storage. Sterile stock solutions are stable for up to 1 year at -20°C.

Legal Information

CALBIOCHEM is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Geneticin is a registered trademark of Gibco BRL Life Technologies, Inc.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS08  GHS08
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable
Protocols & Articles

Articles

Antibiotic Kill Curve

Antibiotic kill curve is a dose response experiment in which mammalian cells are subjected to increasing amounts of selection antibiotic to determine the minimum concentration of an antibiotic that c...
Keywords: Antibiotics, Cell culture, Evaporation, Transfection

Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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