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95765 Sigma-Aldrich

YGC Agar

for microbiology

Synonym: Yeast Extract Glucose Chloramphenicol Agar FIL-IDF

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Properties

Related Categories All Dairy Media (alphabetical), All Solid Media/Agars, Aspergillus, Candida, Dairy Culture Media for Yeasts and Molds,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
composition   agar, 14.9 g/L
  chloramphenicol, 0.1 g/L
  D(+)-glucose, 20 g/L
  yeast extract, 5 g/L
final pH   6.6±0.2 (25 °C)
suitability   selective for Aspergillus
  selective for Candida
  selective for Molds and Yeasts (General Media)
  selective for Penicilliums
  selective for Pichia
  selective for Saccharomyces
  selective for Zygosaccharomyces

Description

Application

Selective agar for the enumeration and isolation of yeasts and molds in dairy products.

Other Notes

Comparison of media for the detection of yeasts and molds in dairy products

Same product — same quality — now Sigma-Aldrich brand

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Safety Information

Symbol 
GHS08  GHS08
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
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Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Protocols & Articles

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

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