Bleomycin sulfate is used as a glycopeptide antibiotic. It is capable of inducing oxidative cleavage of the DNA backbone, leading to apoptosis and also degrades RNA, and has been reported to display selectivity for RNA over DNA. Bleomycin acts as a sclerosing agent.
Soluble in water or DMSO
Research Use only: Not intended for animal or human diagnostic or therapeutic use.
|Soluble in water or DMSO|
|White to off-white|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
May cause genetic defects.
Suspected of causing cancer.
GHS P Statement
Use personal protective equipment as required.
Obtain special instructions before use.
Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood.
IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention.
Store locked up.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECSNumber : EC5991990
storageNote1 : 2° to 8°C
Recommended Storage : 2° to 8°C