Thermo Scientific Chemicals

G418 sulfate, for biochemistry

Catalog number: 329400050
5 g, Glass Bottle, Each
Thermo Scientific Chemicals

G418 sulfate, for biochemistry

Catalog number: 329400050
5 g, Glass Bottle, Each
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Chemical Identifiers

CAS
108321-42-2
IUPAC Name
(2R,3S,4R,5R,6S)-5-amino-6-{[(1R,2S,3S,4R,6S)-4,6-diamino-3-{[(2R,3R,4R,5R)-3,5-dihydroxy-5-methyl-4-(methylamino)oxan-2-yl]oxy}-2-hydroxycyclohexyl]oxy}-2-(1-hydroxyethyl)oxane-3,4-diol; bis(sulfuric acid)
Molecular Formula
C20H44N4O18S2
InChI Key
UHEPSJJJMTWUCP-KETIWVBHNA-N
SMILES
OS(O)(=O)=O.OS(O)(=O)=O.CN[C@@H]1[C@@H](O)[C@@H](O[C@H]2[C@H](N)C[C@H](N)[C@@H](O[C@H]3O[C@H](C(C)O)[C@@H](O)[C@H](O)[C@H]3N)[C@@H]2O)OC[C@]1(C)O
Appearance (Form)
Powder
Water
=<10 %
Potency
>=650 µg/mg
Appearance (Color)
White to off-white
Infrared spectrum
Conforms

Description

This Thermo Scientific Chemicals brand product was originally part of the Acros Organics product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand. The original Acros Organics product / item code or SKU reference has not changed as a part of the brand transition to Thermo Scientific Chemicals.

General description

• G418 sulfate (geneticin) is an aminoglycoside antibiotic isolated from Micromonospora rhodorangea
• G418 is a bacteriostatic that prevents polypeptide formation by inhibiting the elongation step of polypeptide synthesis


Applications

• G418 sulfate can be used for selection of genetically engineered cells in both eukaryotes and prokaryotes
• Laboratory grade for applications such as biochemistry

RUO – Research Use Only

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