• USA Home
  • 17118 - Aeromonas Isolation Agar (Base)

17118 Sigma-Aldrich

Aeromonas Isolation Agar (Base)

for microbiology



Related Categories A - M, Aeromonas, All Solid Media/Agars, Clinical Media, Media,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
composition   agar, 12.5 g/L
  L-arginine hydrochloride, 2 g/L
  bile salts, 3 g/L
  bromothymol blue, 0.04 g/L
  ferric ammonium citrate, 0.8 g/L
  inositol, 2.5 g/L
  lactose, 1.5 g/L
  L-lysine hydrochloride, 3.5 g/L
  peptone, special, 5 g/L
  sodium chloride, 5 g/L
  sodium thiosulfate, 10.67 g/L
  sorbose, 3 g/L
  thymol blue, 0.04 g/L
  xylose, 3.75 g/L
  yeast extract, 3 g/L
final pH   8.0±0.2 (25 °C)
suitability   Aeromonas



Used with Ampicillin for the selective, differential isolation of Aeromonas hydrophila from clinical and environmental specimens.

Preparation Note

Supplement: 2 vial/l Aeromonas Selective Supplement (Cat. No. 17119)

Price and Availability

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 


Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles


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

Related Products

Technical Service:

Our team of scientists has experience in all areas of research including Life Science, Material Science, Chemical Synthesis, Chromatography, Analytical and many others.

Bulk Ordering & Pricing:

Need larger quantities for your development, manufacturing or research applications?