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Rapid Coliform ChromoSelect Broth

for microbiology

Synonym: Coliform Rapid ChromoSelect Broth



Related Categories A - M, All Food Control Media (alphabetical), All Liquid Media/Broths, Chromogenic Media, Escherichia coli & Coliforms,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
composition   chromogenic substrate, 0.08 g/L
  dipotassium hydrogen phosphate, 2.7 g/L
  fluorogenic substrate, 0.05 g/L
  IPTG, 0.1 g/L
  peptone, special, 5 g/L
  potassium dihydrogen phosphate, 2 g/L
  sodium chloride, 5 g/L
  sodium lauryl sulfate, 0.1 g/L
  sorbitol, 1 g/L
final pH   6.8±0.3 (25 °C)
Featured Industry   Environmental
Food and Beverages
Food and Beverages
Food and Beverages
storage temp.   2-8°C
suitability   selective and differential for Escherichia coli and Coliforms



Rapid Coliform ChromoSelect Broth is used for detection and conformation of Escherichia coli and coliforms on the basics of enzyme substrate reaction from water samples, using a combination of chromogenic and fluorogenic substrate.

Other Notes

Medium for the assay of water for Coliforms

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 


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Protocols & Articles


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...
Keywords: Absorption, Aerobic, Anaerobic, Antibiotics, Antimicrobials, Buffers, Culture media, Diffusion, Environmental, Filtration, Genetic, Growth factors, Metabolism, Phase transitions, Precipitation, Reductions, Respiration, Sample preparations, Vitamins

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

Overview of Chromogenic Media

The use of traditional versus improved media formulation containing chromogenic substrate is currently an important topic in the field of microbiology. The focus behind such developments was to produ...
Jvo SiegristProduct Manager
AnalytiX Issue 3
Keywords: Culture media, Diffusion, Electron capture detector, Fermentation, Filtration, Metabolites, Microbiology

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