Chloramphenicol
Chloramphenicol

Chloramphenicol

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SKU# 40310016-1

Product Description

This antibiotic is bacteriostatic against gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria, inhibits protein synthesis by preventing peptide bond formation by peptidyl transferase, and is used in large scale plasmid preparation of low to moderate copy number plasmids as well as in CAT assays.

Technical Specifications

CAS#: 56-75-7
Molecular Weight: 323.13
Molecular Formula: C11H12Cl2N2O5
Appearance Form: Powder
Appearance Color: White to off-white
Solubility: H2O: 2.5 mg/mL at 25°C
Propylene glycol: 150.8 mg/mL
Soluble in methanol, ethanol, butanol, ethyl acetate, acetone, and DMSO.
Slightly soluble in ether.
Insoluble in benzene and petroleum ether.
Storage Temperature: -20°C
Hazardous Shipping: Non-Hazardous

Technical Documentation

Safety Data Sheet (SDS)