Bio Brief: Puromycin dihydrochloride

Product No. P9620


Puromycin dihydrochloride Ready Made Solution is supplied as a ready-to-use, sterile-filtered solution at a 10 mg/ml concentration. Puromycin is an aminonucleoside antibiotic produced by Streptomyces alboniger. It is a protein synthesis inhibitor with its mechanism of action being premature chain termination during translation in the ribosome.

The primary application is for the selection of mammalian cells encoded with the puromycin-resistant Pac gene, including shRNA lentiviral applications.

Our unique ready-made solutions reduce your experimental preparation time.

  • No messy weigh-ups
  • Sterile-filtered aqueous solution
  • Each batch tested for puromycin selection
  • Stable at -20 °C for two years
  • Product Number P9620