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N9405 Sigma-Aldrich

Nutrient agar

for microbiology

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Properties

Related Categories All Food Control Media (alphabetical), All Solid Media/Agars, Bacteria (General Media), Clinical Media, Enterococcus,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
pH   6.8±0.2 (25 °C)
suitability   nonselective for Bacteria (General Media)
  nonselective for Enterococcus
  nonselective for Escherichia coli and Coliforms
  nonselective for Salmonella
  nonselective for Shigella
  nonselective for Staphylococcus

Description

Components

Ingredients (g/L)
Peptic digest of animal tissue 5.00
Beef extract 3.00
Agar 15.00

Application

Used for the cultivation of bacteria and for the enumeration of organisms in water, sewage and feces.

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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

Peer-Reviewed Papers
15

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