SolubilitySoluble in methanol, lower alcohols, acetone, ethyl acetate, chloroform. Slightly soluble in water Soluble in n-butyl acetate, amyl acetate ... In water, 927 mg/L at 25 deg C (est)
UsageAn antibiotic produced by Streptomyces lincolnensis. Lincomycin is a lincosamide antibiotic that forms cross-links within the peptidyl transferase loop region of the 23S rRNA. Inhibits bacterial protein synthesis. Antibacterial.