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Zeocin™ Selection Reagent

Catalog number:  R25001

Related applications:

Insect Cell Culture

| Mammalian Cell Culture

| Transfection

| Transformation

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Gibco® Zeocin™ Selection Antibiotic is a formulation of phleomycin D1, a glycopeptide antibiotic produced by Streptomyces verticillus. Zeocin™ Selection Antibiotic acts by binding to and cleaving DNA, leading to cell death.

Zeocin™ Selection Antibiotic is used for selection of of mammalian, insect, yeast, bacterial, and plant cell cultures. It is used at a working concentration ranging between 50–400 µg/mL depending on the cell type. This product is supplied at 100 mg/mL in sterile water in 8 x 1.25 mL vials.

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We offer a wide range of antibiotics and antimycotics in both powder and liquid formats.

See the complete list, or find products for:
Contamination control
Eukaryotic and bacterial selection

See recommendations for working concentrations for selection antibiotics.

Learn more about the use of antibiotics and antimycotics in cell culture, and review guidelines for decontaminating cultures.

Zeocin is a trademark of Invivogen.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.


Agent: Zeocin™
Concentration: 100 mg⁄ml
Form: Liquid
Product Line: Zeocin™
Product Size: 8 x 1.25 mL
Reagent Type: Antibiotic (Selective)
Validated Application: Bacterial Selection,Eukaryotic Selection⁄Stable Cell Line Generation

Contents & storage

Storage conditions: -10 to -30°C
Shipping conditions: Ice