Anaerobic Blood Agar (Wilkins Chalgren) + 6% Horse Blood + Nalidixic Acid 10mg/L, 90mm Plate

Wilkins-Chalgren Agar plates; a selective medium specially formulated for the isolation of non-sporing anaerobes in low oxygen environments.

Wilkins Chalgren Agar 90mm plates are available in packs of 10. Shelf life of up to 4 weeks.


Container 90mm Plate
Pack Size 10
Shelf Life 4 weeks
Storage Temp 2-8oC
Appearance Deep blood coloured gel, may be lysed and translucent
Recommended Incubation 35 - 37oC, anaerobic
pH 7.2 +/-0.2
Fill Volume 18ml

Quality Control

Organisms Ref. No Result
Bacteroides vulgatus ATCC 8482 NCTC 11154 Good growth in anaerobic conditions, comparable to control
Escherichia coli ATCC 8739 NCIB 8454 Growth inhibited
Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 6538P NCTC 7447 Growth under anaerobic conditions, may be slightly inhibited when compared to control

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