Product number: NCM0080
Brain Heart Infusion Agar is used for the cultivation of a wide variety of fastidious organisms and is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions in humans.
A general purpose nutritious agar base. This medium was first used for the isolation of dental pathogens. With the addition of 7% defibrinated blood the medium will support the growth of a wide range of fastidious organisms, the phosphate buffer will help neutralize the acids produced from the utilization of glucose and thus maintain viability. The medium is not recommended for the determination of hemolytic reactions because of the glucose content.
|Brain-Heart Infusion Solids||17.5 g/L|
|Sodium Chloride||5.0 g/L|
|Disodium Phosphate||2.5 g/L|
Final pH: 7.4 ± 0.2 at 25°C
Formula may be adjusted and/or supplemented as required to meet performance specifications.
- Suspend 49 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.
Product was previously known as Acumedia Product: 7115 Brain Heart Infusion Agar; and LabM Product: LAB048 Brain Heart Infusion Agar
|Product #||Product Description|
|NCM0080A||Brain Heart Infusion Agar, 500 g|
|NCM0080B||Brain Heart Infusion Agar, 5 kg|
|NCM0080C||Brain Heart Infusion Agar, 10 kg|
|NCM0080D||Brain Heart Infusion Agar, 25 kg (European only size)|
|NCM0080E||Brain Heart Infusion Agar, 50 kg (US only size)|
NCM0080 - Brain Heart Infusion Agar, Safety Data Sheet [Danish] [Dutch] [English] [EU English] [Finnish] [French] [German] [Italian] [Spanish, Mexico] [Swedish]
NCM0080 - Brain Heart Infusion Agar, Technical Specifications Sheet [English]
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