Kanamycin sulfate

(HB4429)

Product overview

  • Name
    Kanamycin sulfate
  • Short description
    Protein synthesis inhibitor. Broad spectrum antibiotic.
  • Biological description

    Broad spectrum antibiotic which binds to the 30S subunit of the bacterial ribosome to inhibit protein synthesis.

    Widely used as a selection marker for cells transformed with kanamycin B resistance gene.

  • Biological action
    Antibiotic
  • Applications
    Cell Culture
  • Citations

Properties

  • Chemical name
    (2R,3S,4S,5R,6R)-2-(aminomethyl)-6-[(1R,2R,3S,4R,6S)-4,6-bis(azanyl)-3-[(2S,3R,4S,5S,6R)-4-azanyl-6-(hydroxymethyl)-3,5-bis(oxidanyl)oxan-2-yl]oxy-2-oxidanyl-cyclohexyl]oxy-oxane-3,4,5-triol sulphate
  • Molecular Weight
    582.58
  • Molecular Formula
    C18H36N4O11 .H2O4S
  • CAS Number
    25389-94-0
  • PubChem identifier
    441374
  • SMILES
    C1[C@H]([C@@H]([C@H]([C@@H]([C@H]1N)O[C@@H]2[C@@H]([C@H]([C@@H]([C@H](O2)CN)O)O)O)O)O[C@@H]3[C@@H]([C@H]([C@@H]([C@H](O3)CO)O)N)O)N.OS(=O)(=O)O
  • InChiKey
    QRRMITCICIMIDC-UHFFFAOYSA-N
  • MDL number
    MFCD00070253
  • Appearance
    White to off-white

Storing and Using Your Product

  • Storage instructions
    Room temperature
  • Solubility overview
    Soluble in water (75 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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