Hygromycin B

(HB4420)

Product overview

  • Name
    Hygromycin B
  • Short description
    Bacterial selection antibiotic. Protein synthesis inhibitor
  • Biological description

    Bacterial selection antibiotic. Binds to the 70S and 80S subunits of bacterial ribosomes to inhibit protein synthesis.

    Widely used as for selection and maintenance of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells containing the hygromycin resistance gene.

    Useful for dual-selection experiments when used in conjunction with another selection agent.

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  • Biological action
    Antibiotic
  • Applications
    Cell Culture, Plant Culture, Selection Agent
  • Our products in action

Properties

  • Chemical name
    O-6-Amino-6-deoxy-L-glycero-D-galacto-heptopyranosylidene-(1-2-3)-O-?-D-talopyranosyl(1-5)-2-deoxy-N3-methyl-D-streptamine
  • Molecular Weight
    527.52
  • Molecular Formula
    C20H37N3O13
  • CAS Number
    31282-04-9
  • PubChem identifier
    23777801
  • SMILES
    CN[C@H]1C[C@H]([C@@H]([C@H]([C@@H]1O)O[C@H]2[C@@H]3[C@H]([C@H]([C@H](O2)CO)O)O[C@]4(O3)[C@@H]([C@H]([C@H]([C@H](O4)[C@@H](CO)N)O)O)O)O)N
  • InChiKey
    GRRNUXAQVGOGFE-CYGJMOISSA-N
  • MDL number
    MFCD06795479
  • Appearance
    White to off-white

Storing and Using Your Product

  • Storage instructions
    +4 °C;
  • Solubility overview
    Soluble in water (100 mM)
  • Important
    This product is for RESEARCH USE ONLY and is not intended for therapeutic or diagnostic use. Not for human or veterinary use.

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