Bismuth Sulfite Glucose Glycine Yeast (BiGGY) Agar, 90mm Plate

Bismuth Sulfite Glucose Glycine Yeast (BiGGY) Agar plates – a selective medium for the isolation and presumptive identification of yeasts.

BiGGY Agar plates 90mm plates are available in packs of 10. Shelf life of up to 11 weeks.


Container 90mm Plate
Pack Size 10
Shelf Life 11 weeks
Storage Temp 2-8oC
Appearance Beige, opaque gel with flocculate precipitate
Recommended Incubation 25 - 30oC
pH 6.8 +/-0.2
Fill Volume 18ml

Quality Control

Organisms Ref. No Result
Candida albicans ATCC 2091 NCPF 3255 >50% growth compared to control plate, dark brown colonies with mycelial fringe
Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 6538 NCTC 10788 Complete inhibition

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