Columbia Blood Agar + 5% Defibrinated Horse Blood, 140mm Plate

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


Container 140mm Plate
Pack Size 10
Shelf Life 6 weeks
Storage Temp 2-8oC
Appearance Blood red, opaque gel
Recommended Incubation 35 - 37oC
pH 7.3 +/-0.2
Fill Volume 65ml

Quality Control

Organisms Ref. No Result
Escherichia coli ATCC 8739 NCIB 8545 Growth comparable to control plate
Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 6538 NCTC 10788 Growth comparable to control plate
Streptococcus pyogenes ATCC 12344 NCTC 8198 Growth comparable to control plate, beta haemolysis
Streptococcus pneumoniae ATCC 6301 Growth comparable to control plate,alpha haemolysis

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