|Product Code||Description||Product Size||Quantity|
|CM0956B||Brilliance E Coli/Coliform Medium 500g||–||500g|
Brilliance E Coli/Coliform Medium 500g
Thermo ScientificTM OxoidTM
Brilliance E. coli/Coliform Agar is a chromogenic medium for differentiation of Escherichia coli and other coliforms from food and environmental samples.
Brilliance E. coli/Coliform Agar, Oxoid Composition
|Di-sodium hydrogen phosphate|
|Potassium di-hydrogen phosphate|
|pH 7.0 ± 0.2 @ 25°C|
Brilliance E. coli/Coliform Agar, Oxoid Preparation:
Suspend 55.8g of Brilliance E.coli/coliform agar in 1 litre of distilled water. Sterilise by autoclaving at 121°C for 15 minutes. Cool to approximately 50°C. Mix well and pour and into sterile Petri dishes.
Storage conditions and Shelf life
Store the dehydrated medium at 10-30°C, and use before the expiry date on the label.
Store the prepared medium at 2-8°C.
Refer to the material safety data sheet before handling this product.
Some pathogenic strains, typically Escherichia coli O157:H7 are usually glucuronidase negative and therefore will not give purple colonies on this medium.