Kanamycin Sulfate is a water-soluble antibiotic originally purified from the bacterium Streptomyces kanamyceticus
. Kanamycin acts by binding to the 30S subunit of the bacterial ribosome and inhibiting protein synthesis in susceptible bacteria. Gibco® Kanamycin is effective against a wide variety of gram-negative and some gram-positive bacteria, and is used for the prevention of bacterial contamination of cell cultures. This product is provided as a 10 mg/ml stock solution. The recommended working concentration for cell culture is 100 µg/ml. Life Technologies offers a variety of antibiotics and antimycotics
for cell culture applications.Product Use
For Research Use Only: Not intended for animal or human diagnostic or therapeutic use.Dual-Site cGMP Manufacturing
Gibco® Kanamycin is manufactured at a cGMP compliant facility, located in Grand Island, New York. The facility is registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and is certified to ISO 13485 standards. For supply chain continuity, Life Technologies offers an identical Gibco® Kanamycin product made in our Scotland facility (15160-047). This facility is registered with the FDA as a medical device manufacturer and is certified to the ISO 13485 standard.