Gentamicin sulfate is a water-soluble antibiotic drug originally purified from the fungus Micromonospora purpurea. Gentamicin acts by binding to the 30S subunit of the bacterial ribosome leading to inhibition protein synthesis and death in susceptible bacteria. Gibco™ Gentamicin is effective against a wide variety of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, and is used for the prevention of bacterial contamination on cell cultures. The recommended working concentration ranges from 0.5 to 50 μg/ml. We offer a variety of antibiotics and antimycotics for cell culture applications.
Product Use For Research Use Only: Not intended for animal or human diagnostic or therapeutic use.
Dual-Site cGMP Manufacturing Gibco™ Gentamicin is manufactured at a cGMP compliant facility, located in Grand Island, New York. The facility is registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and is certified to ISO 13485 standards. For supply chain continuity, we offer a comparable Gibco™ Gentamicin product made in our Scotland facility (15710-049). This facility is registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and is certified to the ISO 13485 standard.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.
Mammalian Cell Culture
For Use With (Application)
Prevention of Cell Culture Contamination
Contents & Storage
Storage conditions: 15-30°C Shipping conditions: Ambient Shelf life: 24 months from date of manufacture