Microbiology

Microbiology refers to the study of microorganisms which encompasses bacteriology, mycology, parasitology, and virology. Several fields of microbiology including medical microbiology, food microbiology, and clinical microbiology rely on the ability to culture and manipulate microbes. In each of these fields, antibiotics serve as an extremely useful tool to help culture or characterize bacteria. In research settings, antibiotics are frequently used as selection agents to select for resistant bacteria in transformation and transduction procedures. In medical settings, antibiotics can be used to determine how effective an antibiotic may be in vivo or to track antibiotic resistance patterns in emerging antibiotic resistant pathogens. Antibiotics can also be used in food microbiology screening labs to inhibit the growth of non-pathogenic food borne bacteria.

 
 
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Azithromycin dihydrate packaged and labeled.
Azithromycin dihydrate is a broad spectrum macrolide antibiotic structurally related to erythromycin...
Cefixime trihydrate packaged and labeled.
Cefixime trihydrate is a third generation cephalosporin antibiotic. Cefixime trihydrate is a broad spectrum...
Cidofovir dihydrate
Cidofovir dihydrate is an antiviral compound and has been used clinically for the treatment of cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis...
Clavulanic acid, lithium salt
Clavulanate lithium (clavulanic acid) is a β-lactamase inhibitor which can irreversibly inactivate...
Gentamicin sulfate, EP
Gentamicin sulfate, EP is an aminoglycoside antibiotic composed of several different gentamicin components...
Guanidine thiocyanate packaged and labeled.
Guanidine thiocyanate is a chaotropic agent routinely used for DNA/RNA extraction protocols. Extraction of cellular ...
Herbimycin C packaged and labeled in glass vial.
Herbimycin C is a minor analogue of the herbimycin complex isolated from Streptomyces hygroscopicus. Herbimycin C possesses...
Meropenem, USP packaged and labeled.
Meropenem is a β-lactam antibiotic in the carbapenem class. β-lactams interfere with PBP (penicillin binding protein)...
Sulfamonomethoxine packaged and labeled.
Sulfamonomethoxine is a sulfonamide antibiotic that inhibits folic acid production in non-resistance cells...
Adenine 9-ß-D-arabinofuranoside (Vidarabine)
Adenine 9-ß-D-arabinofuranoside (Vidarabine) is a purine nucleoside with anti-viral activity against some DNA...
Atovaquone
Atovaquone is a hydroxynaphthoquinone antimicrobial compound with antipneumocystic and anti-parasitic properties.
Avibactam sodium
Avibactam sodium is a β-lactamase inhibitor able to inhibit class A and class C enzymes...
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