Product: Kanamycin Sulfate
Catalog Number: 17846
CAS Number: 70560-51-9
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Formula: C18H36N4O14 • H2SO4
Molecular Weight: 582.58
Structure: Kanamycin Sulfate
Appearance: White powder
Category: Antibiotics
Stability: Stable under recommended storage conditions.

Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place.


Non-hazardous for transport

Literature References:

R.T. Fraley et al. Miami Winter Symp. 20, 211, (1983); D.A.A. Mossel et al. Arch. Lebensmittelhyg. 29, 121, (1978)


Aminoglycoside-antibiotic with broad antibacterial spectrum, (including mycobacteria, many gram-positive and most gram-negative organisms); Additive in culture media for the isolation of group D streptococci on Kanamycin Esculin Azide Agar (Mossel et al.) or for selection of transformed plant cells containing the neomycin phosphotransferase (for kanamycin resistance); on a kanamycin-medium


Used as a selection agent for cells transformed with kanamycin B (neoR, kanR) resistance gene.