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LB-Agar, high salt

for microbiology

Synonym: Luria Bertani Agar, high salt



Related Categories A - M, All Solid Media/Agars, Bacteria (General Media), Escherichia coli & Coliforms, Media by Microorganism,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
composition   agar, 15 g/L
  casein enzymic hydrolysate, 10 g/L
  sodium chloride, 10 g/L
  yeast extract, 5 g/L
final pH   7.5±0.2 (25 °C)
Featured Industry   Food and Beverages
suitability   nonselective for Bacteria (General Media)
  nonselective for Escherichia coli and Coliforms



LB-Agar, high salt may be used as a growth media in the determination of phylogenetic groups (A, B1, B2, and D) of Escherichia coli bacteria using triplex PCR technique.

Luria Media are used for the cultivation and maintenance of recombinant strains of E. coli for genetic and molecular studies.

General description

LB-Agar, high salt is a growth media used in microbiology. It supports Escherichia coli growth to an optical density at 600 nm (OD600) of 7.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 


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Microbiology Introduction

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