A018 is referred as Antibiotic Solution 100X liquid With 10,000U Penicillin, 5mg Streptomycin per ml in 0.9% normal saline under HIMEDIA catalogue. A018 Antibiotic Solution contains broad spectrum bacteriostatic and bactericidal agents effective against gram positive bacteria and gram negative bacteria.
Mechanism of action: Penicillin in the solution inhibits cell wall synthesis, while Streptomycin inhibits protein synthesis by blocking initiation complex of protein synthesis leading to death of bacteria.
Specifications:A018 Antibiotic solution is a sterile filter solution that contains 10,000 units penicillin and 5mg streptomycin per ml in 0.9% normal saline . The solution It is a colourless clear solution with a PH in a range of 5.80 -6.40. 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 18 months. Each pack contains 5x100ml of the product.