|SCHAEDLER AGAR 500g
Schaedler Agar 500g
Thermo ScientificTM OxoidTM
Grow and isolate aerobic and anaerobic organisms of the intestinal tract, which may require selective conditions to inhibit the growth of background organisms like Escherichia coli, with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Schaedler Anaerobe Agar. The presence of cysteine in the medium provides selectivity against Escherichia coli as cysteine has shown to have inhibitory effects on several enzymatic reactions of Escherichia coli in vitro.1
Schaedler Anaerobe Agar, Oxoid Composition
|Tryptone Soya Broth (Oxoid CM129)
|pH 7.6 ± 0.2 @ 25°C
Schaedler Anaerobe Agar, Oxoid Preparation:
Suspend 40g in 1 litre of distilled water and boil to dissolve the medium completely. Sterilise by autoclaving at 121°C for 15 minutes. Mix well before pouring.
Storage conditions and Shelf life
Store the dehydrated medium at 10-30°C and use before the expiry date on the label.
Prepared plates may be stored at 2-8°C if suitably protected.