Gentamycin Sulfate is a broad-spectrum, aminoglycoside antibiotic used for cell culture which inhibits protein synthesis in sensitive organisms. Reported to have activity against gram-negative bacteria, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, gram-positive Staphylococcus aureus and some mycoplasmas. Reported to have low toxicity to mammalian cells and viruses at certain concentrations, useful for long-term tissue culture studies with viruses. This compound is a mixture of Gentamycin c1, c1a and c2.
Soluble in water
Composed of Gentamycin C1, Gentamycin C1a and Gentamycin C2. Research Use only: Not intended for animal or human diagnostic or therapeutic use.
|+117° (c=10 in Water)|
|Soluble in water|
Safety and Handling
GHS H Statement
May cause allergy or asthma symptoms or breathing difficulties if inhaled.
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
GHS P Statement
Avoid breathing dust/fume/gas/mist/vapors/spray.
Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection.
If experiencing respiratory symptoms: Call a POISON CENTER or doctor/physician.
Wash contaminated clothing before reuse.
Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.
RTECSNumber : LY2625000