Product number: NCM0075
Blood Agar Base is used with blood for the isolation and cultivation of a wide variety of fastidious microorganisms. Blood Agar Base is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions in humans.
An inexpensive, general purpose agar base which, with the addition of 5-7% sterile blood, can be used to cultivate a wide range of microorganisms of indicative significance. Typical hemolysis patterns are obtained with this medium.
|Beef Extract||10.0 g/L|
|Balanced Peptone||10.0 g/L|
|Sodium Chloride||5.0 g/L|
pH: 7.4 ± 0.2 at 25°C
Formula may be adjusted and/or supplemented as required to meet performance specifications.
- Suspend 37 grams of the medium in one liter of purified water.
- Heat with frequent agitation and boil for one minute to completely dissolve the medium.
- Autoclave at 121°C for 15 minutes.
- Cool to 45-50°C and add 5-7% sterile defibrinated horse or sheep blood.
Product was previously known as Acumedia Product: 7268 Blood Agar Base, Improved; and LabM Product: LAB028 Blood Agar Base
|Product #||Product Description|
|NCM0075A||Blood Agar Base, 500 g|
|NCM0075B||Blood Agar Base, 5 kg|
|NCM0075C||Blood Agar Base, 10 kg|
|NCM0075D||Blood Agar Base, 25 kg (European only size)|
|NCM0075E||Blood Agar Base, 50 kg (US only size)|
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7268 - Blood Agar Base, Safety Data Sheet [Danish] [Dutch] [English] [EU English] [Finnish] [French] [German] [Italian] [Spanish, Mexico] [Swedish]
NCM0075 - Blood Agar Base, Technical Specifications Sheet [English]
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