28202 Sigma-Aldrich

imMedia Amp Blue

for microbiology



Related Categories All Liquid Media/Broths, All Solid Media/Agars, Bacterial Culture Media, Media, Microbial Media for Molecular Biology and Protein Expression,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label



E. coli growth agar with ampicillin, IPTG and X-Gal, ready to use. Specially formulated growth medium for E. coli that eliminates the time consuming need for autoclaving in media preparation. It is ready to use after heating for only approx. 4 min. in a microwave oven.
Contents: 20 pouches. Each pouch provides sufficient material for 200 mL E. coli growth medium (8 to 10 plates). Presterilized low salt LB agar medium supplemented with ampicillin, IPTG and X-Gal for the blue/white recombinant E. coli screening.

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