Product number: NCM0187

Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar is a selective medium for the enumeration of yeasts and molds in milk and other dairy products, and is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions in humans.

The medium is said to have superior storage properties to O.G.Y.E. and also has the advantage of incorporating an autoclavable supplement.

 

Formula Liter
Yeast Extract 5.0 g/L
Dextrose 20.0 g/L
Agar 15.0 g/L

Final pH: 6.6 ± 0.2 at 25°C
Formula may be adjusted and/or supplemented as required to meet performance specifications.

Preparation

  1. Suspend 40 grams 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. Add 2 vials of X009 (X209) which have been dissolved in ethanol and autoclave at 121°C for 10 minutes.
  4. Allow to cool to 45-50°C before using with poured plate technique. THIS MEDIUM MUST NOT BE RE-AUTOCLAVED.

Product was previously known as LabM Product: LAB119 Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar

Order Details

Product # Product Description
NCM0187A Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar, 500 g
NCM0187B Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar, 5 kg
NCM0187C Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar, 10 kg
NCM0187D Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar, 25 kg (European only size)
NCM0187E Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar, 50 kg (US only size)

Reference Material

LAB119 - Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar, Safety Data Sheet [Danish] [Dutch] [English] [EU English] [Finnish] [French] [German] [Italian] [Spanish, Mexico] [Swedish]
NCM0187 - Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar, Technical Specifications Sheet [English]

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