Kanamycin Selective Supplement (50mgs/L)

//Kanamycin Selective Supplement (50mgs/L)

Kanamycin Selective Supplement (50mgs/L)

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Kanamycin Selective Supplement (50mgs/L)
E&O Laboratories Ltd Kanamycin Selective Supplement can be used with LB Agar for selective cultivation of E. coli and other organisms that contain plasmids conferring kanamycin resistance. Kanamycin is an aminoglycoside bacteriocidal antibiotic used to treat a wide variety of infections Kanamycin is isolated from the soil bacterium Streptomyces kanamyceticus.


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Dehydrated Medium Appearance

Dehydrated Medium Colour


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Product Description

Organisms Ref. No Result
Pseudomonas aeruginosa  NCTC 12903 Growth & Cream colonies
Escherichia coli NCTC 12241 Inhibited



Each vial contains Kanamycin at a concentration of 0.05gms/L


To reconstitute each vial aseptically add approximately 2-3ml of Sterile Distilled Water. Close the vial and gently agitate to assist reconstitution.
Add the contents of the vial to the required sterile base medium of choice prepared according to the manufactures instructions and allowed to cool to below 50°C. Mix gently but thoroughly and pour or aseptically dispense into the desired sterile containers or dishes.