Amikacin (From Kanamycin A, White Crystalline Powder), Fisher BioReagents


Overview
Brand: Fisher Bioreagents

Manufacturer Part Number: BP2643-1

UNSPSC: 51101500

Code: 32

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 37517-28-5 Weight: 0.05100kg


Packaging Amber Glass
Quantity 1g

Product Code. 10011313

Quantity Price
1 £ 68.0 / 1g
EU Stock 10
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Amikacin
Name Note From Kanamycin A
CAS 37517-28-5
Physical Form Solid
Molecular Formula C22 H43N5O13
Formula Weight 585.61
Synonym Lukadin

Specification

Formula Weight 585.61
Melting Point 214°C
Quantity 1g
Merck Index 15, 400
Crystallinity Pass Test
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
May cause skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritation. Use personal protective equipment. Ensure adequate ventilation. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Do not induce vomiting. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. .

NFPA

Health:1
Flammability:0
Instability:0
CAS 37517-28-5
Recommended Storage 0° to 5°C, desiccate.
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Gray
Physical Form Solid
Solubility completely soluble in water
Packaging Amber Glass
Identification Pass Test
pH 9.5 to 11.5
Health Hazard 2 CAUTION!
Molecular Formula C22 H43N5O13
Color White
Name Note From Kanamycin A
Potency > 900μg/mg
Chemical Name or Material Amikacin
TSCA Not on TSCA inventory: for R and D use only; not for manufacturing or commercial purposes.
Synonym Lukadin

  • An antibiotic that serves as a selective agent to isolate transformed bacteria
  • Amikacin functions as an indirect inhibitor of protein synthesis in prokaryotes by binding to the 30S subunit of ribosomes
  • Useful as a selective agent to isolate bacteria that have been transformed with plasmid containing the antibiotic-resistant gene
  • Intended for research purposes only; not for manufacturing or commercial use

Documentation Safety and Handling
ChemAlertStorageSymbol : Gray

CAUTION!

Emergency Overview
May cause skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritation. Use personal protective equipment. Ensure adequate ventilation. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention immediately if symptoms occur. Do not induce vomiting. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. .

NFPA

Health:1
Flammability:0
Instability:0

0° to 5°C, desiccate.