Chloramphenicol

SKU
C-1531
  • CAS:56-75-7
  • Formula:C11H12Cl2N2O5
  • MW:323.13 Da
  • Appearance:White to off-white powder
  • Purity:≥97.0%

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Description

Chloramphenicol is a bacteriostatic antibiotic that inhibits bacterial protein synthesis. Displays a broad spectrum antibiotic activity targeting a wide variety of gram positive and gram negative bacteria especially those which cause meningitis. Used as a selection agent for transformed cells containing chloramphenicol resistance genes.

Specifications

• EC Number: 200-287-4
• NSC Number: 3069

Not for human therapeutic use or for medicinal purposes. For research applications only.

More Information
Alternate Name/Synonyms
Chloromycetin; Chlornitromycin; Chlorocid; Chlorocol; D-(−)-threo-2,2-Dichloro-N-[β-hydroxy-α-(hydroxymethyl)-β-(4-nitrophenyl)ethyl]acetamide
SKU
C-1531
CAS #
56-75-7
Chemical Name
2,2-dichloro-N-[(1R,2R)-1,3-dihydroxy-1-(4-nitrophenyl)propan-2-yl]acetamide
Chemical Formula
C11H12Cl2N2O5
Molecular Weight
323.13 Da
Appearance
White to off-white powder
Purity
≥97.0%
Solubility
Ethanol, methanol, and slightly soluble in water
Melting Point
N/A
Preparation
N/A
Storage Temp
4°C
USE
For research use only. Not for use in humans.
Merck Index
N/A
MDL NUMBER
MFCD00078159
CHEMACX
X1002031-4
PubChecm ID
5959
INCHI
InChI=1S/C11H12Cl2N2O5/c12-10(13)11(18)14-8(5-16)9(17)6-1-3-7(4-2-6)15(19)20/h1-4,8-10,16-17H,5H2,(H,14,18)/t8-,9-/m1/s1
SMILES
C1=CC(=CC=C1C(C(CO)NC(=O)C(Cl)Cl)O)[N+](=O)[O-]
RTECS
N/A
Handling
Use in a chemical fume hood, with air supplied by an independent system. Avoid inhalation, contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Avoid the formation of dust and aerosols. Use in a well-ventilated area. Keep away from sources of ignition. Avoid prolonged or repeated exposure.
GHS PICTOGRAMS
Handling Use in a chemical fume hood, with air supplied by an independent system. Avoid inhalation, contact with eyes, skin and clothing. Avoid the formation of dust and aerosols. Use in a well-ventilated area. Keep away from sources of ignition. Avoid prolonged or repeated exposure.
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