TOOLS G418 Disulfate (G418 sulfate), is an aminoglycoside related to gentamycin B. Used as a selection agent in bacterial genetics. This product is routinely used as a selection antibiotic in cell culture gene selection applications. G418 Disulfate is isolated from Micromonospora rhodorangea.
G418 Disulfate is toxic to susceptible prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells including fungi (yeasts and molds), bacteria, mammalian and plant cells. G418 Disulfate can be used as a selection agent for G418 resistant bacteriaor fungi after transformation and suitable for Cell Culture.