Columbia Blood Agar + 0.5% Yeast Extract + 5% Defibrinated Horse Blood, 90mm Plate

A nutrient medium enriched with defibrinated horse blood for the isolation of a wide range of micro-organisms, including fastidious species


Container 90mm Plate
Pack Size 10
Shelf Life 12 weeks
Storage Temp 2-8oC
Appearance Blood red, opaque gel
Recommended Incubation 35 - 37oC
pH 7.3 +/-0.3
Fill Volume 18ml

Quality Control

Organisms Ref. No Result
Escherichia coli ATCC 8739 NCIMB 8545 Good growth
Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 6538 NCTC 10788 Good growth
Pasteurella multocida NCTC 10323 Good growth
Streptococcus pneumoniae ATCC 6301 Good growth with alpha haemolysis
Streptococcus pyogenes ATCC 12344 NCTC 8198 Good growth with beta haemolysis

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