Kovacs’ Reagent, Plastic Bottle

A ready-to-use reagent for the detection of indole production

Specifications

Container Plastic bottle
Available fill size(s) (ml) 250
Neck width (mm) 12
Caps PP
Shelf life 12 months
Storage Temp 2-8oC
Appearance Pale green or brown clear liquid

Quality Control

Organisms Ref. No Result
Escherichia coli ATCC 8739 NCIB 8545 Pink colour in amyl alcohol layer of a 4 hour culture in peptone water when 2 or 3 drops of Kovacs' Reagent are added to tube
Enterobacter cloacae ATCC 13047 NCIMB 10101, NCTC 10005 No colour change in amyl alcohol layer of a 4 hour culture in peptone water when 2 or 3 drops of Kovacs' Reagent are added to tube

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