Product number: NCM2014
Blood Agar Base is used with blood for the isolation and cultivation of a wide variety of fastidious microorganisms.
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 is only available in certain countries. Please contact your account manager if you require furthur details.
|Product #||Product Description|
|NCM2014A||Blood Agar Base CE, 500 g|
|NCM2014B||Blood Agar Base CE, 5 kg|
|NCM2014C||Blood Agar Base CE, 10 kg|
|NCM2014D||Blood Agar Base CE, 25 kg (European only size)|
For additional information or questions about product SDS documents, please contact Neogen at SDS@neogen.com.