Laboratories because it has been shown to be effective against a broad spectrum of organisms. Gentamicin is a selection antibiotic used for selection of a Bac-to-Bac recombinant expression bacmid following transposition. Gentamicin is provided as a solution at a concentration of 50 mg/ml.
- Effective against many strains of Mycoplasmas.
- Non-toxic for cell cultures.
- Stable over wide pH range
- Does not interfere with virus stability, replication, or interferon production
Recommended concentration: 0.5 to 50 µg/ml.