Chromogenic Sorbitol MacConkey 5-Bromo-4-Chloro-3-Indoxyl-Beta-D-Glucuronide (SMAC-BCIG), 90mm Plate

A chromogenic selective medium for the isolation of Escherichia coli O157


Container 90mm Plate
Pack Size 10
Shelf Life 10 weeks
Storage Temp 2-8oC
Appearance Clear, pale red gel with a light violet tinge
Recommended Incubation 35 - 37oC
pH 7.1+/-0.2
Fill Volume 18ml

Quality Control

Organisms Ref. No Result
Escherichia coli O157:H7 ATCC 43894 >50% recovery compared to control, sorbitol negative, beta- glucuronide negative
Escherichia coli ATCC 11775, NCTC 9001 Weak or Strong Growth, sorbitol positive, beta-glucuronide negative
Enterococcus faecalis ATCC 19433 NCTC 775 Total Inhibition

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