Sabouraud dextrose broth

suitable for microbiology, NutriSelect® Plus

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shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label


Dextrose, 20.00 g/L
Mycological Peptone, 10.00 g/L

mfr. no.

NutriSelect® Plus


bioburden testing: suitable
microbiological culture: suitable
microbiology: suitable


5.6±0.2 (25 °C)

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selective by low pH for Aspergillus spp.
selective by low pH for Candida spp.
selective by low pH for Penicillium spp.
selective by low pH for Pichia spp.
selective by low pH for Saccharomyces spp.
selective by low pH for Zygosaccharomyces spp.
selective by low pH for aciduric bacteria
selective by low pH for molds (General Media)
selective by low pH for yeasts (General Media)

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Recommended for the selective cultivation of yeasts, molds and aciduric bacteria.

Preparation Note

Suspend 30 g of Sabouraud Dextrose Broth in 1000 ml of distilled water. Heat to boiling to dissolve the medium completely. Sterilize by autoclaving at 15 lbs. pressure. (121°C) for 15 minutes.

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NONH for all modes of transport

WGK Germany


Flash Point(F)

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Flash Point(C)

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