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Hygromycin B solution from Streptomyces hygroscopicus

≥60% (HPLC), 45-60 mg/mL in H2O, γ-irradiated

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Synonym(s):
Hygromycin b, Hygrovetine
Empirical Formula (Hill Notation):
C20H37N3O13
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
527.52
Beilstein:
6755837
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.85

biological source

Streptomyces hygroscopicus

Quality Level

sterility

γ-irradiated

concentration

≥60% (HPLC)
45-60 mg/mL in H2O

color

yellow-brown to orange

antibiotic activity spectrum

viruses

Mode of action

protein synthesis | interferes

storage temp.

2-8°C

SMILES string

CN[C@H]1C[C@@H](N)[C@H](O)[C@@H](O[C@@H]2O[C@H](CO)[C@H](O)[C@@H]3OC4(O[C@H]([C@H](N)CO)[C@H](O)[C@H](O)[C@H]4O)O[C@H]23)[C@@H]1O

InChI

1S/C20H37N3O13/c1-23-7-2-5(21)9(26)15(10(7)27)33-19-17-16(11(28)8(4-25)32-19)35-20(36-17)18(31)13(30)12(29)14(34-20)6(22)3-24/h5-19,23-31H,2-4,21-22H2,1H3/t5-,6-,7+,8-,9+,10-,11+,12-,13+,14-,15-,16+,17+,18-,19+,20+/m1/s1

InChI key

GRRNUXAQVGOGFE-XKIAHZFYSA-N

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H0654H3274SBR00039
sterility

γ-irradiated

sterility

0.22 μm filtered

sterility

-

sterility

-

concentration

≥60% (HPLC), 45-60 mg/mL in H2O

concentration

≥60% (HPLC), 45-60 mg/mL in H2O

concentration

≥60% (HPLC)

concentration

50 mg/mL in water (from Streptomyces hygroscopicus)

color

yellow-brown to orange

color

brown-yellow, light orange to dark orange, light yellow to dark yellow

color

faintly brown to brown, white to beige

color

-

antibiotic activity spectrum

viruses

antibiotic activity spectrum

viruses

antibiotic activity spectrum

fungi

antibiotic activity spectrum

Gram-negative bacteria, Gram-positive bacteria, fungi, viruses

mode of action

protein synthesis | interferes

mode of action

protein synthesis | interferes

mode of action

protein synthesis | interferes

mode of action

protein synthesis | interferes

General description

Chemical structure: aminoglycoside

Application

Hygromycin B is an aminoglycoside antibiotic isolated from Streptomyces hygroscopicus. It has been used to study protein synthesis at the level of the 70S ribosome translocation and mRNA template misreading, as an antiviral agent by selectively penetrating cells rendered permeable by virus infection and inhibiting translation, and as a selection agent for hygromycin resistance gene transformed cells. It is recommended for use as a selection agent at 100-800 μg/mL, specifically at 100 μg/mL for prokaryotes, 200 μg/mL for lower eukaryotes and 150-400 μg/mL for higher eukaryotes.

Biochem/physiol Actions

Mode of action: The product acts by inhibiting protein synthesis by inducing the misreading of the m-RNA template in the prokaryote, with the potency to inhibit translation.

Antimicrobial Spectrum: Hygromycin B acts against bacteria, fungi and higher eukaryotic cells.

Caution

Hygromycin B products should be stored as supplied at 2-8°C, and the dry solid is stable for at least 5 years if stored at 2-8°C. It is stable at 37°C for 30 days.

Preparation Note

This product is a solution that is =60% (HPAE), 45-60 mg/mL in H2O, and γ-irradiated .

Signal Word

Danger

Hazard Classifications

Acute Tox. 2 Inhalation - Acute Tox. 3 Dermal - Acute Tox. 3 Oral - Eye Dam. 1 - Resp. Sens. 1

Storage Class Code

6.1A - Combustible, acute toxic Cat. 1 and 2 / very toxic hazardous materials

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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