Hygromycin B is a fda approved antibiotic food additive for swine and poultry Hygromycin B is an antibiotic produced by the bacterium Streptomyces hygroscopicus. It is an aminoglycoside that kills bacteria, fungi and higher eukaryotic cells by inhibiting protein synthesis.
30s ribosomal subunit
Hygromycin B, as an antibiotic, used for selection of cells transfected with E. coli hygromycin resistance gene.
>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)
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Hygromycin B is used as an anthelmintic against swine infections by large roundworms, nodular worms, and whipworms.
Soluble in DMSO
Shipped under ambient temperature as non-hazardous chemical. This product is stable enough for a few weeks during ordinary shipping and time spent in Customs.