- Brand: HIMEDIA
- Catalog No.: A002-5X50ML
- Quantity/Unit: 5x50ml/EA
- Usually Shipped in: 2-3 Weeks
Min Orderable Qty : 1 Pack
For lab/research use only, unless otherwise specified
A002 is referred as a Antibiotic Antimycotic Solution 100X liquid With 10,000 U Penicillin, 10mg Streptomycin and 25g Amphotericin B per ml in 0.9% normal saline under HIMEDIA catalogue. A002 Antibiotic Antimycotic Solution contains Penicillin, Streptomycin and Amphotericin B. Penicillin and Streptomycin are broad spectrum bacteriostatic and bactericidal agents effective against gram positive bacteria and gram negative bacteria. Amphotericin B is an antifungal agent effective against fungi and yeasts.
Mechanism of action: Penicillin in the solution inhibits cell wall synthesis, while Streptomycin inhibits protein synthesis by blocking initiation complex of protein synthesis while Amphotericin B binds interferes with the cell membrane permeability causing leakage of cytoplasmic content leading to death of fungi and yeasts.
Specifications: A002 Antibiotic Antimycotic Solution is a sterile filtered solution containing 10,000 units penicillin, 10mg streptomycin sulphate and 25g amphotericin B per ml in 0.9% normal saline. The solution It is a yellow coloured suspension with a PH in a range of6.00 -7.00. The recommended concentration to use is 10ml/l. Sensitive cell lines may react differently to this product. Hence it is recommended to determine optimum usage dose empirically for individual cell line. It is recommended to store the product at temperature -20C. Shelf life is 24 months. Each pack contains 5x50ml of the product.