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Malachite Green Broth

for microbiology



Related Categories A - M, All Liquid Media/Broths, Media by Application, Media by Microorganism, Media for Drinking Water,
grade   for microbiology
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
composition   dipotassium hydrogen phosphate, 1.1 g/L
  malachite green oxalate, 0.03 g/L
  meat extract, 9 g/L
  meat peptone, 15 g/L
final pH   7.0±0.2 (25 °C)
Featured Industry   Environmental
Food and Beverages
suitability   selective for Pseudomonas



For the selective enrichment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa according to Habs and Kirschner.

Malachite Green Broth has been used for the growth of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from water samples.

General description

Malachite Green Broth is for the selective enrichment of Pseudomonas aeruginosa according to Habs and Kirschner.
The culture medium has been recommended by Schubert and Blum for the examination of ground-, surface-, drinking-, bathing and process-water. In addition, it is suitable for the examination of mineral and spring-water.

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 


Certificate of Analysis

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

Pseudomonas Media and Tests

Pseudomonas are motile (one or more polar flagella), rod shaped and aerobe Gram-negative bacteria. They are found almost everywhere, in soil, water, plants and animals. In most cases it is not pathog...
Jvo Siegrist, Product Manager Microbiology, ivo.siegrist@sial.com
Analytix Volume 2007 Article 5
Keywords: Anaerobic, Antifungals, Biochemistry, Cosmetics, Diagnostic, Environmental, Fermentation, Glycolysis, Metabolism, Metabolites, Microbiology, Pentose phosphate pathway, Pharmaceutical, Respiratory

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