Quick Order Pad
Your Shopping Cart is Empty
Hello, Sign In

Carbenicillin Disodium Salt, 5 G

Price$ 115.50
You Save$ 115.75
  • SKU: C-1385-5GM
  • Pack Size: 5 G

Frequently Bought Together

Total price: $ 543.00

This item: Carbenicillin Disodium Salt, 5 G $ 115.50

Carbenicillin Disodium Salt, 25 G $ 347.25

Kanamycin Sulfate, 10 G $ 80.25

Carbecin; Microcillin; Pyocianil; Hyoper; Geopen; Pyopen; Fugacillin; Gripenin






Carbenicillin Disodium Salt is a penicillin-derived β-lactam antibiotic that interferes with cell wall synthesis, primarily in gram-negative bacteria such as Pseudomonas aeruginosa, while showing low toxicity to plant tissues.

Carbenicillin acylates the penicillin-sensitive transpeptidase C-terminal area by opening the lactam ring. This inactivation intercepts the cross-linkage of peptidoglycan strands, by impeding the third and last phase of bacterial cell wall synthesis. This prompts inadequate bacterial cell wall synthesis and causes cell lysis.


  • Used in selection protocols over ampicillin due to its increased stability
  • Used in genetic transformation applications to select for AmpR transformed cells
  • Used to regulate bacterial growth in plants, yielding low regeneration frequencies
  • Used as a gene selection antibiotic in plant biology utilizing the CRISPR/CAS9 system


0.1 lbs

Research or further manufacturing use only, not for food or drug use.

Product Recommendations