Test beverages and other liquids faster and easier with our 55-Plus™ monitors. These disposable and sterilized units are a convenient and easy system that enables you to optimize the analysis time for routine testing. After sample filtration, simply add 2 mL of liquid culture media and convert the base of the unit into a Petri dish for incubation.
For maximum convenience and hassle-free maintenance, combine it with our EZ-Fit® Manifold.
||Place a 55-Plus™ monitor on the EZ-Fit® Manifold with the tulip head|
|Step 2:||Pour the sample into the funnel and filter by applying vacuum. Depending on your sample properties, a rinsing step may be needed.|
|Step 3:||Insert liquid culture medium:
- By the top: Add medium directly into the top of the filtration funnel and then apply vacuum to absorb medium into absorbent pad.
- By the bottom: Invert the monitor and introduce the medium into the base through the bottom port.
|Step 4:||Convert filtration unit into Petri dish by removing the funnel, replacing the lid and putting the cap on the bottom port.|
|Step 5:||Incubate upside down at the appropriate temperature and time. After the incubation period, examine and count colonies.|