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Agar

microbiology tested, plant cell culture tested, cell culture tested, powder

Synonym: Agar-agar, Gum agar

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Related Categories Agars, All Solid Media/Agars, Base Ingredients for Media, Carbohydrates, Core Bioreagents,
form   powder
suitability   cell culture tested
  microbiology tested
  plant cell culture tested
Featured Industry   Agriculture

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Typical working concentration: 6-12 g/L.

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General purpose agar.

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Hormonal requirements for effective induction of microspore embryogenesis in triticale (× Triticosecale Wittm.) anther cultures. Żur I, Dubas E, Krzewska M, et al. Plant Cell Rep. 34(1), 47-62, (2015)

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The porous surface model, a novel experimental system for online quantitative observation of microbial processes under unsaturated conditions. Dechesne A Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 74(16), 5195-200, (2008)

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RNAi-mediated knock-down of arylamine N-acetyltransferase-1 expression induces E-cadherin up-regulation and cell-cell contact growth inhibition. Tiang JM, Butcher NJ, Cullinane C, et al. PLoS ONE 6(2), e17031, (2011)

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Expression analysis of rare cellular subsets: direct RT-PCR on limited cell numbers obtained by FACS or soft agar assays. Ho V, Yeo SY, Kunasegaran K, et al. Biotechniques 54(4), 208-12, (2013)

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[Theoretical, methodological and clinical aspects of the growth of granulopoietic cells in agar culture]. Schultze W and Helbig W Folia Haematol. Int. Mag. Klin. Morphol. Blutforsch. 105(1), 20-34, (1978)

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[Immunodiffusion in agar--modern method for serological study of antigen-antibody reaction]. Zivanović O Vojnosanit. Pregl. 24(11), 590-3, (1967)

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[The anaerobic flora of dental pulp chambers studied in a medium of trypticase, soy, heat plus 0.1 per cent of agar]. Gonzalez Martinez RM An. Esp. Odontoestomatol. 32(5), 369-410, (1973)

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Electromyographic evaluation of masticatory muscles in dentate patients versus conventional and implant-supported fixed and removable denture wearers- a preliminary report comparing model foods. Uram-Tuculescu S, Cooper LF, Foegeding EA, et al. Int. J. Prosthodont. 28(1), 79-92, (2015)

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Identification of non-Listeria spp. bacterial isolates yielding a β-D-glucosidase-positive phenotype on Agar Listeria according to Ottaviani and Agosti (ALOA). Angelidis AS, Kalamaki MS, and Georgiadou SS Int. J. Food Microbiol. 193, 114-29, (2015)

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[Effect of low temperature plasma on various mycoplasma species]. Mukhachev AIa, Rakovskaia IV, Miller GG, et al. Zh. Mikrobiol. Epidemiol. Immunobiol. (2), 28-37, (2013)

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Comparative evaluation of chromID MRSA agar and Brilliance 2 MRSA agar for detection of MRSA in clinical samples. McElhinney R, Millar C, and Scopes E Br. J. Biomed. Sci. 70(1), 41-3, (2013)

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Extracellular bioluminescence of mycelium metabolites of the luminous mushroom Panellus stipticus (IBSO-2301) growing on an Agar medium. Puzyr AP, Burov AY, and Medvedeva SY Dokl. Biol. Sci. 448, 39-40, (2013)

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[Bio-based pharmaceutical polymers, possibility of their chemical modification and the applicability of modified polymers]. Sebe I, Szabó B, and Zelkó R Acta Pharm. Hung. 82(4), 138-54, (2012)

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[Analysis of bactericidal material generated by electrical devices advertising bactericidal ability against bacteria on the agar gel plates]. Nishimura H Kansenshōgaku Zasshi. 86(6), 723-33, (2012)

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Surface density mapping of natural tissue by a scanning haptic microscope (SHM). Moriwaki T, Oie T, Takamizawa K, et al. J. Med. Eng. Technol. 37(2), 96-101, (2013)

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Sequential analysis of masseter activity patterns during chewing in healthy males. Miyaoka Y, Ashida I, Tamaki Y, et al. J. Med. Eng. Technol. 37(2), 91-5, (2013)

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Detecting and tracking motion of Myxococcus xanthus bacteria in swarms. Liu X, Harvey CW, Wang H, et al. Med. Image Comput. Comput. Assist. Interv. 15(Pt 1), 373-80, (2012)

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Bi-exponential magnetic resonance signal model for partial volume computation. Duché Q, Acosta O, Gambarota G, et al. Med. Image Comput. Comput. Assist. Interv. 15(Pt 1), 231-8, (2012)

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In-vitro Strain and Modulus Measurements in Porcine Cervical Lymph Nodes. Wing-Han Yuen Q, Zheng YP, Huang YP, et al. Open Biomed. Eng. J. 5, 39-46, (2011)

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THEORY OF ASSAYS PERFORMED BY DIFFUSION IN AGAR GEL. I: GENERAL CONSIDERATIONS. TURNER HA J. New Drugs 3(4), 221-6, (1963)

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Agar degradation by microorganisms and agar-degrading enzymes. Chi WJ, Chang YK, and Hong SK Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. 94(4), 917-30, (2012)

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Identification and characterization of a highly motile and antibiotic refractory subpopulation involved in the expansion of swarming colonies of Paenibacillus vortex. Roth D, Finkelshtein A, Ingham C, et al. Environ. Microbiol. 15(9), 2532-44, (2013)

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Isolation of Clostridium difficile from faecal specimens--a comparison of chromID C. difficile agar and cycloserine-cefoxitin-fructose agar. Carson KC, Boseiwaqa LV, Thean SK, et al. J. Med. Microbiol. 62(Pt 9), 1423-7, (2013)

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Sabouraud('s) agar. Odds FC J. Med. Vet. Mycol. 29(6), 355-9, (1991)

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CD133/Src axis mediates tumor initiating property and epithelial-mesenchymal transition of head and neck cancer. Yu-Syuan Chen et al PLoS ONE 6, e28053, (2011)

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Biscatecholate-monohydroxamate mixed ligand siderophore-carbacephalosporin conjugates are selective sideromycin antibiotics that target Acinetobacter baumannii. Wencewicz TA and Miller MJ J. Med. Chem. 56(10), 4044-52, (2013)

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Primer on agar-based microbial imaging mass spectrometry. Yang JY, Phelan VV, Simkovsky R, et al. J. Bacteriol. 194(22), 6023-8, (2012)

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Natural porous agar materials from macroalgae. Francavilla M, Pineda A, Lin CS, et al. Carbohydr. Polym. 92(2), 1555-60, (2013)

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Evaluation of CHROMagar STEC and STEC O104 chromogenic agar media for detection of Shiga Toxin-producing Escherichia coli in stool specimens. Gouali M, Ruckly C, Carle I, et al. J. Clin. Microbiol. 51(3), 894-900, (2013)

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Decreased neonatal serum bilirubin with plain agar: a meta-analysis. Kemper K, Horwitz RI, and McCarthy P Pediatrics 82(4), 631-8, (1988)

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Stimulation of neoplastic mouse lung cell proliferation by alveolar macrophage-derived, insulin-like growth factor-1 can be blocked by inhibiting MEK and PI3K activation. Fritz JM Mol. Cancer 10, 76, (2011)

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An improved agar-plate method for studying root growth and response of Arabidopsis thaliana. Xu W, Ding G, Yokawa K, et al. Sci. Rep. 3, 1273, (2013)

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CHROMagar Yersinia, a new chromogenic agar for screening of potentially pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica isolates in stools. Renaud N, Lecci L, Courcol RJ, et al. J. Clin. Microbiol. 51(4), 1184-7, (2013)

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Downregulation of TRAF2 mediates NIK-induced pancreatic cancer cell proliferation and tumorigenicity. Döppler H, Liou GY, and Storz P PLoS ONE 8(1), e53676, (2013)

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In vitro and in vivo evaluation of SU-8 biocompatibility. Nemani KV, Moodie KL, Brennick JB, et al. Mater. Sci. Eng. C. Mater. Biol. Appl. 33(7), 4453-9, (2013)

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Evaluation of CP Chromo Select Agar for the enumeration of Clostridium perfringens from water. Manafi M, Waldherr K, and Kundi M Int. J. Food Microbiol. 167, 92-95, (2013)

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[Comparison of the sensitivity of the enzyme immunoassay and agar gel immunodiffusion test for the determination of antibodies against bovine leukosis virus]. Meyer U, Schilow WF, Starick E, et al. Arch. Exp. Veterinarmed. 37(5), 661-6, (1983)

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Evaluation of three selective chromogenic media, CHROMagar ESBL, CHROMagar CTX-M and CHROMagar KPC, for the detection of Klebsiella pneumoniae producing OXA-48 carbapenemase. Hornsey M, Phee L, Woodford N, et al. J. Clin. Pathol. 66(4), 348-50, (2013)

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Identification of signal bias in the variable flip angle method by linear display of the algebraic Ernst equation. Helms G, Dathe H, Weiskopf N, et al. Magn. Reson. Med. 66(3), 669-77, (2011)

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Differential regulation of serine acetyltransferase is involved in nickel hyperaccumulation in Thlaspi goesingense. GunNam Na et al J. Biol. Chem. 286, 40423-32, (2011)

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Effect of pulse repetition frequency and scan step size on the dimensions of the lesions formed in agar by HIFU histotripsy. Xu J, Bigelow TA, and Lee H Ultrasonics 53(4), 889-96, (2013)

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Comparative analysis of oncogenic properties and nuclear factor-kappaB activity of latent membrane protein 1 natural variants from Hodgkin's lymphoma's Reed-Sternberg cells and normal B-lymphocytes. Nathalie Faumont et al Haematologica 94, 355-63, (2009)

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Lethal doses of oxbile, peptones and thiosulfate-citrate-bile-sucrose agar (TCBS) for Acanthaster planci; exploring alternative population control options. Rivera-Posada J, Caballes CF, and Pratchett MS Mar. Pollut. Bull. 75(1-2), 133-9, (2013)

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Enhancing bioaerosol sampling by Andersen impactors using mineral-oil-spread agar plate. Xu Z, Wei K, Wu Y, et al. PLoS ONE 8(2), e56896, (2013)

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Enumeration of sublethally injured Escherichia coli O157:H7 ATCC 43895 and Escherichia coli strain B-41560 using selective agar overlays versus commercial methods. Smith AR, Ellison AL, Robinson AL, et al. J. Food Prot. 76(4), 674-9, (2013)

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Preparation, characterization, and in vitro gastrointestinal digestibility of oil-in-water emulsion-agar gels. Wang Z, Neves MA, Kobayashi I, et al. Biosci. Biotechnol. Biochem. 77(3), 467-74, (2013)

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Evaluation of cycloserine-cefoxitin fructose agar (CCFA), CCFA with horse blood and taurocholate, and cycloserine-cefoxitin mannitol broth with taurocholate and lysozyme for recovery of Clostridium difficile isolates from fecal samples. Tyrrell KL, Citron DM, Leoncio ES, et al. J. Clin. Microbiol. 51(9), 3094-6, (2013)

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In vitro growth of bioactive nanostructured apatites via agar-gelatin hybrid hydrogel. Deng Y, Zhao X, Zhou Y, et al. J. Biomed. Nanotechnol. 9(12), 1972-83, (2013)

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Slicing softly with shear. Reyssat E, Tallinen T, Le Merrer M, et al. Phys. Rev. Lett. 109(24), 244301, (2012)

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Effect of sporulation medium on wet-heat resistance and structure of Alicyclobacillus acidoterrestris DSM 3922-type strain spores and modeling of the inactivation kinetics in apple juice. Molva C and Baysal AH Int. J. Food Microbiol. 189, 82-8, (2014)

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Development of a selective agar plate for the detection of Campylobacter spp. in fresh produce. Yoo JH, Choi NY, Bae YM, et al. Int. J. Food Microbiol. 189, 67-74, (2014)

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Exoprotein production correlates with morphotype changes of nonmotile Shewanella oneidensis mutants. Shi M, Wu L, Xia Y, et al. J. Bacteriol. 195(7), 1463-74, (2013)

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Evaluation of microwave steam bags for the decontamination of filtering facepiece respirators. Fisher, EM PLoS ONE 6(4), e18585, (2011)

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A fresh liver agar substrate for rearing small numbers of forensically important blow flies (Diptera: Calliphoridae). Gruner SV and Slone DH J. Med. Entomol. 51(3), 713-5, (2014)

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A novel method for screening beta-glucosidase inhibitors. Pandey S, Sree A, Dash SS, et al. BMC Microbiol. 13, 55, (2013)

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Detection and typing of Ornithobacterium rhinotracheale from German poultry flocks. Numee S, Hauck R, and Hafez HM Avian Dis. 56(4), 654-8, (2012)

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Genes required for and effects of alginate overproduction induced by growth of Pseudomonas aeruginosa on Pseudomonas isolation agar supplemented with ammonium metavanadate. Damron FH, Barbier M, McKenney ES, et al. J. Bacteriol. 195(18), 4020-36, (2013)

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Agaribacter marinus gen. nov., sp. nov., an agar-degrading bacterium from surface seawater. Teramoto M and Nishijima M Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 64(Pt 7), 2416-23, (2014)

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Agar capillary clonogenic microassays for cellular immunocytotoxic activities in human leukaemia and lymphoma. Maurer HR and Hassan HT Leuk. Lymphoma 9(4-5), 305-13, (1993)

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Optimization of modified Middlebrook 7H11 agar for isolation of Mycobacterium bovis from raw milk cheese. Forgrave R, Donaghy JA, Fisher A, et al. Lett. Appl. Microbiol. 59(4), 384-90, (2014)

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Rapid identification of Salmonella using Hektoen enteric agar and 16s ribosomal DNA probe-gold nanoparticle immunochromatography assay in clinical faecal specimens. Yeung CY, Liu CC, Tseng YT, et al. Lett. Appl. Microbiol. 58(4), 311-7, (2014)

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[Properties of agar as media for bacteria cultivation and for electrophoresis]. Uzuhashi Y Shokuhin Eiseigaku Zasshi 44(1), J1-5, (2003)

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Clinical applications of the agar culture technique for haemopoietic cells. Metcalf D Rev. Eur. Etud. Clin. Biol. 16(9), 855-9, (1971)

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Measurement of the thermal relaxation time in agar-gelled water. Matsunaga RH and dos Santos I Conf. Proc. IEEE Eng. Med. Biol. Soc. 2012, 5722-5, (2012)

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Evaluation of Brilliance VRE agar for the detection of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in rectal swab specimens. Ongut G, Kilinckaya H, Baysan BO, et al. J. Med. Microbiol. 62(Pt 4), 661-2, (2013)

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[VIRUS AND POLYELECTROLYTES. I. PLAQUE PROCEDURE, D-MARKER AND AGAR POLYSACCHARIDE]. VOSS H, MUENDLER M, and PLOETZE G Zentralbl. Bakteriol. Orig. 192, 137-57, (1964)

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