Columbia Blood Agar + 5% 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 +/-0.2
Fill Volume 18ml

Quality Control

Organisms Ref. No Result
Bacillus subtilis ATCC 6633 NCTC 10400 >50% growth compared to control plate
Candida albicans ATCC 2091 NCTC 3255 >50% growth compared to control plate
Clostridium sporogenes ATCC 19404 NCTC 532 >50% growth compared to control plate
Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 27853 NCTC 12934 >50% growth compared to control plate
Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 6538 NCTC 10788 Strong haemolysis
Listeria monocytogenes ATCC 19111 Weak or absent haemolysis
Listeria innocua ATCC 33090

Supporting Documents

MSDS Download
Technical Data Sheet Download



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