Product number: HAL003
Tryptone Bile Glucuronide Agar is recommended by ISO 16649 for enumeration of β-glucuronidase-positive Escherichia coli in products intended for human consumption or for the feeding of animals.
Harlequin® Tryptone Bile Glucuronide Agar was developed for the detection and enumeration of E. coli in food products. E. coli are differentiated based on their production of the β-D-glucuronidase enzyme. Bile salts are included in the formula and act as a selective agent against Gram-positive organisms. This medium conforms to the performance requirements of ISO 11133:2014.
|Bile Salts No. 3||1.5 g|
|Grams per liter||36.5 g|
Final pH: 7.2 ± 0.2
- Weigh 36.5 grams of powder and disperse in 1 liter of deionized water.
- Allow to soak for 10 minutes, swirl to mix.
- Autoclave for 15 minutes at 121°C.
- Cool to 47°C and mix well.
- Dispense into Petri dishes.
|Product #||Product Description|
|HAL003A||Harlequin Tryptone Bile Glucuronide Agar – 500 g|
Reference MaterialHAL003 - Harlequin TBGA/TBX (Tryptone Bile Glucuronide Agar), Product Information Sheet [English]
HAL003 - Harlequin TBGA/TBX (Tryptone Bile Glucuronide Agar), Safety Data Sheet [Danish] [Dutch] [English] [EU English] [Finnish] [French] [German] [Italian] [Spanish, Mexico] [Swedish]
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