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P8306 Sigma-Aldrich

Penicillin G potassium salt

suitable for plant cell culture, ~1,600 U/mg

Synonym: Benzylpenicillin potassium salt

  • CAS Number 113-98-4

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C16H17KN2O4S

  • Molecular Weight 372.48

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 3832841

  •  EC Number 204-038-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00036193

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Properties

InChI Key   IYNDLOXRXUOGIU-LQDWTQKMSA-M
application(s)   cell culture | plant: suitable
Mode of action   cell wall synthesis | interferes

Description

General description

Chemical structure: ß-lactam

Biochem/physiol Actions

Mode of Action: Penicillin G acts by inhibiting cell wall synthesis through binding to penicillin binding proteins (PBPs), inhibiting peptidoglycan chain cross-linking.

Antimicrobial spectrum: This product is active against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS07  GHS07
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
2
RTECS 
XH9700000

Documents

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Protocols & Articles

Protocols

Antibiotics - Plant Tissue Culture Protocol

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