R1273

Millipore

Rose bengal agar base

suitable for microbiology, NutriSelect® Plus

NACRES:
NA.85
Pricing and availability is not currently available.

Quality Level

sterility

non-sterile

form

powder

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

mfr. no.

NutriSelect® Plus

application(s)

bioburden testing: suitable
microbiological culture: suitable
microbiology: suitable

pH

7.2±0.2 (25 °C)

Featured Industry

Clinical Testing
Environmental
Food and Beverages

suitability

selective for Aspergillus spp.
selective for Candida spp.
selective for Penicillium spp.
selective for Pichia spp.
selective for Saccharomyces spp.
selective for Zygosaccharomyces spp.
selective for molds (General Media)
selective for yeasts (General Media)

Related Categories

Application

Ingredients (g/L) for the selective isolation and enumeration of yeasts and molds.

Components

Ingredients (g/L)
Papic digest of soybean meal, 5.00
Dextrose, 10.00
Monopotassium phosphate, 1.00
Magnesium sulphate, 0.50
Rose bengal, 0.05
Agar, 15.00

Preparation Note

Suspend 31.55 g of Rose Bengal Agar Base in 1000 ml of distilled water. Boil to dissolve the medium completely. Sterilize by autoclaving at 15 lbs. pressure (121°C) for 15 minutes. Cool to 45°C and add 2 vials of rehydrated Chloramphenicol Selective Supplement (Cat. No. 29231) to 1 litre of the Rose Bengal Agar Base. Mix thoroughly and pour into sterile petri plates.

Legal Information

NutriSelect is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US),Eyeshields,Gloves

RIDADR

NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Certificate of Analysis
Certificate of Origin
Comparison of an improved rose bengal-chlortetracycline agar with other media for the selective isolation and enumeration of moulds and yeasts in foods.
B Jarvis
The Journal of applied bacteriology, 36(4), 723-727 (1973-12-01)
Articles
Yeast is one of the most important microorganisms known and utilised by mankind. Ancient Middle Eastern civilisations used the organism to bake bread and to produce mead, beer and wine.
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