Tetracycline Hydrochloride
Tetracycline Hydrochloride

Tetracycline Hydrochloride

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SKU# 42010000-1

Product Description

A bacteriostatic antibiotic with activity against both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. Binds the 30S subunit of the ribosome, preventing the binding of aminoacyl transfer RNA thereby inhibiting protein synthesis and cell growth. Used as a selective marker for the transformation of plasmids encoding for tetracycline resistance.

  • Biotechnology Grade
  • Potency >900μg/mg
  • For in vitro lab use only. Not for human use or consumption.
  • Boiling Point : 799.4 °C at 760 mmHg (Predicted)
  • Melting Point: 220-223 °C (lit.)
  • RTECS Number: QI9100000

Technical Specifications

CAS#: 64-75-5
Molecular Weight: 480.9
Molecular Formula: C22H25ClN2O8
Appearance Form: Powder
Appearance Color: Yellow
Solubility: H2O: 10 mg/mL
0.1 N HCl: 10 mg/mL
Soluble in DMSO, methanol, and ethanol. Insoluble in ether and hydrocarbons.
Shelf Life: 2 years
Storage Temperature: -20°C
Hazardous Shipping: Non-Hazardous
HTS Code: 29413000

Technical Documentation

Safety Data Sheet (SDS)