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B2551 Sigma-Aldrich

Brewer thioglycollate medium

for microbiology

Synonym: Thioglycollate Medium (Brewer)

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Properties

Related Categories A - M, All Food Control Media (alphabetical), All Liquid Media/Broths, Anaerobic Bacteria, Bacteria (General Media),
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
pH   7.2±0.2 (25 °C)
suitability   Anaerobic Bacteria
  nonselective for Bacteria (General Media)
  nonselective for Bacteroides
  nonselective for Clostridia
  nonselective for Streptococcus

Description

Components

Components (g/L)
Proteose Peptone 10.00
Infusion from Beef 17.50
Dextrose 5.00
Sodium Chloride 5.00
Dipotassium Phosphate 2.00
Sodium Thioglycollate 0.50
Methylene Blue 0.002
Agar 0.50

Application

Used for testing the sterility of biological products.

Price and Availability


Sterility Testing

Sterifil Aseptic System and Holder
Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
3

Documents

Certificate of Analysis

Certificate of Origin

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

Streptococci - Overview of Detection, Identification, Differentiation and Cultivation Techniques

Streptococci are non-motile, microaerophilic, Grampositive spherical bacteria (cocci). They often occur as chains or pairs and are facultative or strict anaerobes. Streptococci give a negative catala...
By Jvo Siegrist, Product Manager Microbiology, ivo.siegrist@sial.com
AnalytiX Volume 7 Article 3
Keywords: Diagnostic, Phosphorylations

Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

References

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