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Antibiotic Agar No 1

suitable for microbiology, NutriSelect® Plus

Synonym: Penassay Seed Agar, Grove and Randall Antibiotic Agar No. 1

  •  NACRES NA.74

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Properties

Related Categories A - M, All Dairy Media (alphabetical), All Solid Media/Agars, Bacillus, Bacteria (General Media),
Quality Level   100
form   powder
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
composition   agar, 15.0 g/L
  dextrose, 1.0 g/L
  meat extract, 1.5 g/L
  peptone (from casein), 4.0 g/L
  peptone (from meat), 6.0 g/L
  yeast extract, 3.0 g/L
mfr. no.   NutriSelect® Plus
application(s)   microbiological culture: suitable
  microbiology: suitable
final pH   6.5±0.2 (25 °C)
Featured Industry   Clinical Testing
Food and Beverages
storage temp.   room temp
suitability   Micrococcus spp.
  nonselective for Bacillus spp.
  nonselective for Bordetella spp.
  nonselective for Klebsiella spp.
  nonselective for Pseudomonas spp.
  nonselective for Staphylococcus spp.
  nonselective for bacteria (General Media)

Description

Application

Used in antibiotic assay work (USP, FDA, Ph Eur); used as seed agar, e.g. with S. aureus for the assay of kanamycin or as base agar, e.g. for assaying chloramphenicol.

Preparation Note

Suspend 30.5 g in 1 litre of distilled water and bring to the boil to dissolve completely. Sterilize by autoclaving at 121°C for 15 minutes.

Legal Information

NutriSelect is a registered trademark of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany

Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Personal Protective Equipment 
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 3
Flash Point(F) 
Not applicable
Flash Point(C) 
Not applicable

Documents

Certificate of Analysis (COA)

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Protocols & Articles

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...
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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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