Source for Hygromycin B

Brian Robertson b.robertson at
Mon Nov 28 07:16:58 EST 1994

Does anyone know of a 'reasonably' priced source of Hygromycin B? By
'reasonably' priced I mean less than the prices charged by Boehringer
Mannheim (67 pounds for 1g as a 20 ml solution), or Sigma (64 pounds for

The problem is we use it for Mycobacteria at between 50 and 250 micrograms
per ml. Therefore we get through it rather quickly....

Any ideas?

Brian Robertson

Dr. Brian D. Robertson
Dept. Medical Microbiology
St Mary's Hospital Medical School
Norfolk Place
London W2 1PG

b.robertson at

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