Product number: NCM2019

Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar is used for the isolation of Salmonella spp. and some strains of Shigella spp.

Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar is a modification of the Desoxycholate Citrate Agar described by Leifson. Salmonella Shigella Agar is superior to a number of other media for the isolation of Salmonella spp. and Shigella spp. Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar is recommended for testing food samples for the presence of Salmonella spp. and some Shigella spp.

 

Formula Liter
Beef Extract 5.0 g/L
Enzymatic Digest of Casein 2.5 g/L
Enzymatic Digest of Animal Tissue 2.5 g/L
Lactose 10.0 g/L
Bile Salts 8.5 g/L
Sodium Citrate 8.5 g/L
Sodium Thiosulfate 8.5 g/L
Ferric Citrate 1.0 g/L
Brilliant Green 0.00033 g/L
Neutral Red 0.025 g/L
Agar 13.5 g/L

Final pH: 7.0 ± 0.2 at 25°C
Formula may be adjusted and/or supplemented as required to meet performance specifications.

Preparation

  1. Suspend 60 g of the medium in one liter of purified water.
  2. Heat with frequent agitation and boil for one minute to completely dissolve the medium.
  3. DO NOT AUTOCLAVE
  4. Cool to 45-50°C.

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Order Details

Product # Product Description
NCM2019A Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar CE, 500 g
NCM2019B Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar CE, 5 kg
NCM2019C Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar CE, 10 kg
NCM2019D Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar CE, 25 kg (European only size)
NCM2019E Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar CE, 50 kg (US only size)

Reference Material

NCM2019 - Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar CE, Safety Data Sheet [Danish] [Dutch] [English] [EU English] [Finnish] [French] [German] [Hungarian] [Italian] [Spanish, Mexico] [Swedish]
NCM2019 - Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar CE, Technical Specifications Sheet [EU English]
LAB052 - Salmonella Shigella (SS) Agar CE, Safety Data Sheet [Danish] [Dutch] [English] [EU English] [Finnish] [French] [German] [Italian] [Spanish, Mexico] [Swedish]

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