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Blood Agar (Base)

suitable for microbiology, NutriSelect® Plus

sterility

non-sterile

Quality Level

product line

BioChemika

form

powder

shelf life

limited shelf life, expiry date on the label

composition

agar, 15 g/L
meat extract, 10 g/L
peptone, 10 g/L
sodium chloride, 5 g/L

manufacturer/tradename

NutriSelect® Plus

technique(s)

microbe id | specific enzyme detection: suitable
microbiological culture: suitable

final pH

7.3±0.2 (25 °C)

application(s)

agriculture
clinical testing
environmental
food and beverages

microbiology

suitability

Aeromonas spp.
Haemophilus spp.
Pneumococcus spp.
nonselective and differential for Bacillus cereus
nonselective and differential for Bacillus spp.
nonselective and differential for Bordetella spp.
nonselective and differential for Candida spp.
nonselective and differential for Clostridium spp.
nonselective and differential for Corynebacterium spp.
nonselective and differential for Enterococcus spp.
nonselective and differential for Escherichia coli
nonselective and differential for Listeria spp.
nonselective and differential for Neisseria spp.
nonselective and differential for Pseudomonas spp.
nonselective and differential for Salmonella spp.
nonselective and differential for Shigella spp.
nonselective and differential for Staphylococcus spp.
nonselective and differential for Streptococcus spp.
nonselective and differential for bacteria (General Media)
nonselective and differential for coliforms

Application

A non-selective medium for the isolation and cultivation of many pathogenic and non-pathogenic microorganisms.

Preparation Note

Suspend 40 g in 1 litre of distilled water. Bring to the boil to dissolve completely. Sterilize by autoclaving at 121°C for 15 minutes. For blood agar, cool to 45-50°C and add aseptically 6% of sterile defibrinated blood.

Other Notes

Isolation of Aeromonas spp. from feces

Footnote

We offer two media types: the superior granulated GranuCult® and the cost-efficient powdered NutriSelect® culture media, depending on your needs.
The designations basic, plus, or prime are added to indicate the quality control level, from basic quality control to standard QC plus to prime for full regulatory compliance.

Legal Information

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

Storage Class Code

11 - Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 3

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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