GIBCO™ Sterile Puromycin Dihydrochloride

Aminonucleoside antibiotic produced by Streptomyces alboniger

Brand: Gibco

Manufacturer Part Number: A1113803

PUROMYCINPuromycin Dihydrochloride is an aminonucleoside

UNSPSC: 41116113

Code: 50

Additional Details:
Additional Details: Weight: 1.00000kg

Product Code. 12122530

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

Description and Specification


Antibiotic Spectrum Puromycin
Concentration 10mg/mL
For Use With (Application) Eukaryotic Selection/Stable Cell Line Generation
Format Liquid
Product Type Puromycin
Quantity 10 x 1mL
Regulatory Status For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures.
Solution Type Antibiotic (Selective)

Puromycin works by inhibiting peptidyl transfer on both prokaryotic and eukaryotic ribosomes; resistance is conferred by the expression of the pac gene.

  • Used in cell biology as selection antibiotic in mammalian cell culture systems
  • Recommended working concentration ranges from 0.2–5.0μg/mL
  • Can be toxic to eukaryotic cells at concentrations as low as 1μg/mL
  • Supplied at 10mg/mL in 20 mM HEPES buffer (pH 7.2–7.5)

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