Hygromycin B, Powder
Shipping conditions: Frozen on dry ice
Hygromycin B is an aminoglycosidic antibiotic that inhibits protein synthesis in prokaryotes and eukaryotes. It is commonly used to study protein synthesis; for the selection and maintenance of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells that contains the hygromycin resistance gene. Hygromycin B is also an antiviral agent inhibiting translation upon selectively entering cells made permeable due to viral infection.
Research or further manufacturing use only, not for food or drug use.