Kanamycin B

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MedKoo CAT#: 540254

CAS#: 4696-76-8

Description: Kanamycin B is an inhibitor of protein translation and mammalian RNA splicing. It inhibits growth of gram negative bacteria, prevents formulation of the initiation complex, and decreases action potential amplitude in cardiac pacemaker cells.

Price and Availability




Kanamycin B purity > 98%, is in stock. Current shipping out time is about 2 weeks after order is received. CoA, QC data and MSDS documents are available in one week after order is received.

Chemical Structure


Theoretical Analysis

MedKoo Cat#: 540254
Name: Kanamycin B
CAS#: 4696-76-8
Chemical Formula: C18H37N5O10
Exact Mass: 483.254
Molecular Weight: 483.51
Elemental Analysis: C, 44.71; H, 7.71; N, 14.48; O, 33.09

Synonym: Bekanamycin; NK-1006; NK1006; NK 1006; Nebramycin V

IUPAC/Chemical Name: (2R,3S,4R,5R,6R)-5-amino-2-(aminomethyl)-6-(((1R,2S,3S,4R,6S)-4,6-diamino-3-(((2S,3R,4S,5S,6R)-4-amino-3,5-dihydroxy-6-(hydroxymethyl)tetrahydro-2H-pyran-2-yl)oxy)-2-hydroxycyclohexyl)oxy)tetrahydro-2H-pyran-3,4-diol


InChi Code: InChI=1S/C18H37N5O10/c19-2-6-11(26)12(27)9(23)17(30-6)32-15-4(20)1-5(21)16(14(15)29)33-18-13(28)8(22)10(25)7(3-24)31-18/h4-18,24-29H,1-3,19-23H2/t4-,5+,6+,7+,8-,9+,10+,11+,12+,13+,14-,15+,16-,17+,18+/m0/s1

SMILES Code: NC[C@H]1O[C@@H]([C@@H]([C@H]([C@@H]1O)O)N)O[C@@H]2[C@H](C[C@H]([C@@H]([C@H]2O)O[C@H]3O[C@@H]([C@H]([C@@H]([C@H]3O)N)O)CO)N)N

Technical Data

Solid powder

>98% (or refer to the Certificate of Analysis)

Shipping Condition:
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.

Storage Condition:
Dry, dark and at 0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks) or -20 C for long term (months to years).

Soluble in DMSO

Shelf Life:
>2 years if stored properly

Drug Formulation:
This drug may be formulated in DMSO

Stock Solution Storage:
0 - 4 C for short term (days to weeks), or -20 C for long term (months).

Harmonized System Code:


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