GIBCO™ Blasticidin S HCl (10mg/mL), Sterile

Selective antibiotic in concentration range of 50G–100μg/mL

Brand: Gibco

Manufacturer Part Number: A1113902

20 ML BLASTICIDIN S HCL, SELECTION ANTIBIOTIC,(liquid) 20mL store at -20°C in dark

UNSPSC: 41116113

Code: 50

Additional Details:
Additional Details: Weight: 0.50000kg

Product Code. 10166793

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For Research Use Only. All usage must comply with product instructions.

Description and Specification


Antibiotic Spectrum Blasticidin
Concentration 10mg/mL
For Use With (Application) Bacterial Selection;Eukaryotic Selection/Stable Cell Line Generation
Format Liquid
Product Type Blasticidin
Quantity 20mL
Regulatory Status For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.
Solution Type Antibiotic (Selective)

Blasticidin S is a nucleoside antibiotic isolated from Streptomyces griseochromogenes. It is a potent inhibitor of protein synthesis in both prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells. Blasticidin S acts quickly by inhibiting peptide bond formation by the ribosome.

  • Used for prevention of contamination of cell cultures
  • Recommended working concentration ranges 1–20μg/mL depending on cell line
  • Provided as solution at 10mg/mL in 20 mM HEPES (pH 7.2–7.5)
  • Supplied in 10 vials each containing 1mL.
  • Resistance is conferred by expression of either one of two Blasticidin S deaminase genes: BSD or bsr

Cell Culture, Cloning, Drosophila S2 Cell Culture, Insect Cell Culture, Mammalian Cell Culture, Selection, Sf9 & Sf21 Cell Culture, Transfection, Transformation