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40608 Millipore

Schwarz Differential Agar

for microbiology

Synonym: SDA, SDM, Schwarz Differential Medium



Related Categories All Solid Media/Agars, Candida, Media by Application, Media by Microorganism, Media for Brewery, Winery and Fermentations,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
composition   agar, 20 g/L
  basic fuchsin, 0.47 g/L
  dextrin, 0.11 g/L
  dextrose, 10 g/L
  malt extract, 3 g/L
  peptic digest of animal tissue, 5 g/L
  sodium sulfite, 2.92 g/L
  yeast extract, 3 g/L
final pH   6.9±0.2 (25 °C)
Featured Industry   Food and Beverages
suitability   selective and differential for Candida
  selective and differential for Pichia
  selective and differential for Saccharomyces
  selective and differential for Zygosaccharomyces
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Protocols & Articles


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Culture Method for Quality Control of Beer

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Microbiology Focus Edition 1.4
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Microbiology Introduction

An initial aim of all microbiologists is the reproducible growth of their microbial cultures, no matter whether the microorganisms are of natural origin or have been genetically engineered by man. Re...
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Microbiology Theory: Media Preparation

Microorganisms need nutrients, a source of energy and certain environmental conditions in order to grow and reproduce. In the natural environment, microbes have adapted to the habitats most suitable ...
Keywords: Culture media, Digestions, Environmental, Filtration, Growth factors, Indicators, Microbiology, Phase transitions, Precipitation, Vitamins

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