Description: Antibiotic that specifically inhibits DNA-dependent RNA polymerase in bacteria by forming an inactive complex. Does not affect mammalian RNA polymerase. Inhibits transcription by preventing the initial transcription complex from entering the elongation mode.
Molecular Weight: 823.0
CAS Number: 13292-46-1
Appearance: Red solid.
Purity: ≥ 97% by HPLC
Storage/Handling: Room temp (+20°C)
Shipping: Express Courier
Risk Statements: 20/21/22-36/37/38-60-63
Safety Statements: 36/37/39-45-53
References: Merck Index 13, 8300.
For laboratory use only