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1.08492 Millipore

Urea agar (Base) acc. CHRISTENSEN

acc. ISO 6579, ISO 10273, ISO 19250, ISO 21567



Quality Level   100
form   powder (dehydrated (DCM))
mfr. no.   GRANUCULT®
application(s)   microbiological culture: suitable
  microbiology: suitable
pH   6.7-6.9 (37 °C, 21 g/L in H2O, after autoclaving)
solubility   21 g/L
bulk density   640 kg/m3
Featured Industry   Food and Beverages
suitability   urea-degrading bacteria
storage conditions   Store at +15°C to +25°C.


Analysis Note

Appearance (clearness): clear
Appearance (color): red
pH-value (25 °C): 6.6 - 7.0
Solidification behaviour (2 hrs., 45 °C): liquid
Growth promotion test in accordance with the current version of DIN EN ISO 11133.
Growth (Proteus mirabilis ATCC 29906 (WDCM 00023)): good to very good
Growth (Klebsiella pneumoniae ATCC 13883 (WDCM 00097)): good to very good
Growth (Yersinia enterocolitica ATCC 23715 (WDCM 00160)): good to very good
Growth (Yersinia enterocolitica DSM 13030 (WDCM 00216)): good to very good
Growth(Escherichia coli ATCC 8739 (WDCM 00012)): good to very good
Growth (Escherichia coli ATCC 25922 (WDCM 00013)): good to very good
Growth (Escherichia coli ATCC 11775 (WDCM 00090)): good to very good
Growth (Escherichia coli DSM 19683 (WDCM 00179)): good to very good
Growth (Salmonella typhimurium ATCC 14028 (WDCM 00031)): good to very good
Growth (Salmonella enteritidis ATCC 13076 (WDCM 00030)): good to very good
Growth (Shigella sonnei ATCC 29930 (WDCM 00127)): good to very good
Growth (Shigella flexneri ATCC 29903 (WDCM 00125)): good to very good
Colour change (Proteus mirabilis ATCC 29906 (WDCM 00023)): + (red/pink)
Colour change (Klebsiella pneumoniae ATCC 13883 (WDCM 00097)): + (red/pink)
Colour change (Yersinia enterocolitica ATCC 23715 (WDCM 00160)): + (red/pink)
Colour change (Yersinia enterocolitica DSM 13030 (WDCM 00216)): + (red/pink)
Colour change (Escherichia coli ATCC 8739 (WDCM 00012)): - or yellow
Colour change (Escherichia coli ATCC 25922 (WDCM 00013)): - or yellow
Colour change (Escherichia coli ATCC 11775 (WDCM 00090)): - or yellow
Colour change (Escherichia coli DSM 19683 (WDCM 00179)): - or yellow
Colour change (Salmonella typhimurium ATCC 14028 (WDCM 00031)): - or yellow
Colour change (Salmonella enteritidis ATCC 13076 (WDCM 00030)): - or yellow
Colour change (Shigella sonnei ATCC 29930 (WDCM 00127)): - or yellow
Colour change (Shigella flexneri ATCC 29903 (WDCM 00125)): - or yellow
Incubation: up to 24 hours at 37 ± 1 °C, Yersinia 24 ± 2 hours at 30 ± 1 °C, aerobic.

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