CAS number 4800-94-6
Molecular weight C17H16N2Na2O6S = 422.4
Assay > 90 %
Carbenicillin is an inhibitor of bacterial cell wall synthesis. It inhibits the crosslinking of peptidoglycan by binding and inactivation of transpeptidases. High activity against gram-negative bacteria. Commonly used for the elimination of Agrobacterium species after inoculation. Sensitive to -ß-lactamase. Non toxic to plant cells.