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D3060 Sigma-Aldrich

Dextrose starch agar

for microbiology

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Properties

Related Categories A - M, All Solid Media/Agars, Clinical Media, Media, Media by Application,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
final pH   7.3±0.2 (25 °C)
suitability   nonselective for Neisseria
  nonselective for Streptococcus

Description

Components

Ingredients (g/L)
Proteose peptone 15.00
Dextrose 2.00
Starch, soluble 10.00
Sodium chloride 5.00
Disodium phosphate 3.00
Gelatin 20.00
Agar 10.00

Application

Used to propagate Neisseria gonorrhoeae.

Other Notes

Same product — same quality — now Sigma-Aldrich brand

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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

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

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