Penicillin/Streptomycin/Amphotericin B solution, Corning®Supplier: Corning Life Science
This is a combination of penicillin, streptomycin and Amphotericin formulated to contain 10000 units/ml penicillin G, 10 mg/ml streptomycin sulphate and 25 µg/ml amphotericin B.
Penicillin acts by inhibiting bacterial cell-wall synthesis, Streptomycin inhibits prokaryote protein synthesis, and Amphotericin B interferes with fungal membrane permeability.
This combination is effective against Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria, fungi and yeasts. The form provided by Mediatech is solubilised in a proprietary citrate buffer and is recommended for use in cell culture applications at 10 ml/L.