Antibiotics for Cell Culture
Gentamicin sulfate, 10 mg/mL
Gentamicin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic complex that inhibits the growth of a wide variety of Gram-positive and Gram-negative microorganisms, including strains resistant to tetracycline, chloramphenicol, kanamycin, and colistin, particularly strains of Pseudomonas, Proteus, Staphylococcus, and Streptococcus. It is effective against mycoplasma as well.
G418 Sulfate Solution
G418 Sulfate is an aminoglycoside related to Gentamicin and is toxic to bacteria, yeast, higher plants, mammalian cells, protozoans and helminths. G418 Sulfate is an effective selecting agent utilized in killing prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.
Amphotericin-B (250 µg/mL)
Amphotericin B is a polyene antifungal antibiotic from Streptomyces sp. It has a high affinity for sterols, primarily ergosterols, of fungal and bacterial cell membranes. It is an antibiotic solution effective against yeast and other fungi. Amphotericin B may be toxic to some insect cell types. Amphotericin B, is an antimycotic.