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72548 Sigma-Aldrich

Nitrate Broth

for microbiology

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Properties

Related Categories All Food Control Media (alphabetical), All Liquid Media/Broths, Bacillus, Biochemical Identification Media by Test, Biochemical Identification Media, A to Z,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
composition   meat extract, 3 g/L
  peptone, 5 g/L
  potassium nitrate, 1 g/L
final pH   7.0±0.2 (25 °C)
suitability   nonselective for Bacillus
  nonselective for Enterobacter
  nonselective for Enterococcus
  nonselective for Escherichia coli and Coliforms
  nonselective for Klebsiella
  nonselective for Neisseria
  nonselective for Pseudomonas
  nonselective for Salmonella
  nonselective for Serratia
  nonselective for Shigella
  nonselective for Staphylococcus

Description

Application

Nitrate Broth is recommended for detecting nitrate-reducing and indole-producing microorganisms.

General description

Nitrate broth is used for the nitrate test. It can be used for bacteria like Enterobacteriaceae, Bacilli and Salmonella.

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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

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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

Pseudomonas Media and Tests

Pseudomonas are motile (one or more polar flagella), rod shaped and aerobe Gram-negative bacteria. They are found almost everywhere, in soil, water, plants and animals. In most cases it is not pathog...
Jvo Siegrist, Product Manager Microbiology, ivo.siegrist@sial.com
Analytix Volume 2007 Article 5
Keywords: Anaerobic, Antifungals, Biochemistry, Cosmetics, Diagnostic, Environmental, Fermentation, Glycolysis, Metabolism, Metabolites, Microbiology, Pentose phosphate pathway, Pharmaceutical, Respiratory

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