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15997 Sigma-Aldrich

Brewer Agar

for microbiology

Synonym: Anerobic Agar according to Brewer

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Related Categories A - M, All Food Control Media (alphabetical), All Solid Media/Agars, Anaerobic Bacteria, Bacteroides,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
composition   agar, 12.6 g/L
  casein peptone, 10 g/L
  L-cystine, 0.4 g/L
  D(+)-glucose, 10 g/L
  methylene blue, 0.002 g/L
  sodium chloride, 5 g/L
  sodium formaldehyde sulfoxylate, 1 g/L
  sodium thioglycolate, 2 g/L
  soy peptone, 5 g/L
  yeast extract, 5 g/L
final pH   7.2±0.2 (25 °C)
suitability   Anaerobic Bacteria
  nonselective for Bacteroides
  nonselective for Clostridia
  nonselective for Escherichia coli and Coliforms
  nonselective for Staphylococcus

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Application

For the culture of Clostridium species and other anaerobic microorganisms in surface culture according to Brewer.

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GHS08  GHS08
Signal word 
Warning
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles

Articles

Clostridium perfringens, their Properties and their Detection

Clostridia are relatively large, Gram-positive, rod-shaped bacteria that can undergo only anaerobic metabolism. Most Clostridia cannot grow under aerobic conditions and can even be killed by exposure...
ivo.siegrist@sial.com
AnalytiX Volume 10 Article 4
Keywords: Aerobic, Anaerobic, Chlorinations, Degradations, Environmental, Fermentation, Germination, Gram stain, Indicators, Metabolism, Microbiology

Microbiology Introduction

An initial aim of all microbiologists is the reproducible growth of their microbial cultures, no matter whether the microorganisms are of natural origin or have been genetically engineered by man. Re...
Keywords: Absorption, Aerobic, Anaerobic, Antibiotics, Antimicrobials, Buffers, Culture media, Diffusion, Environmental, Filtration, Genetic, Growth factors, Metabolism, Phase transitions, Precipitation, Reductions, Respiration, Sample preparations, Vitamins

Microbiology Theory: Media Preparation

Microorganisms need nutrients, a source of energy and certain environmental conditions in order to grow and reproduce. In the environment, microbes have adapted to the habitats most suitable for thei...
Keywords: Culture media, Digestions, Environmental, Filtration, Growth factors, Indicators, Microbiology, Phase transitions, Precipitation, Vitamins

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