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44782 Sigma-Aldrich

E. coli O157:H7 MUG Agar

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Related Categories A - M, All Food Control Media (alphabetical), All Solid Media/Agars, Clinical Media, Enterovirulent E. coli,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
composition   agar, 13 g/L
  ammonium ferric citrate, 0.5 g/L
  bromothymol blue, 0.025 g/L
  casein peptone, 20 g/L
  meat extract, 2 g/L
  4-methylumbelliferyl-β-D-glucuronide, 0.1 g/L
  sodium chloride, 5 g/L
  sodium deoxycholate, 1.12 g/L
  sodium thiosulfate, 2 g/L
  sorbitol, 10 g/L
  yeast extract, 1 g/L
final pH   7.4±0.2 (25 °C)
suitability   selective and differential for Enterovirulent E. coli
  selective and differential for Escherichia coli and Coliforms

Description

Application

Selective agar for the isolation and differentiation of enterohaemorrhagic (EHEC) E. coli O157:H7-strains from food and clinical material.

Other Notes

Method to isolate E. coli O157:H7 from food

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Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles

Articles

Detection of enterovirulent Escherichia coli

E. coli are Gram-negative, rod-shaped bacteria belonging to the family of Enterobacteriaceae. Normally a useful organism in the human digestive system, a few E. coli strains are capable of causing hu...
Jvo Siegrist
AnalytiX Volume 8 Article 4
Keywords: Clinical, Environmental, Indicators, 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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