Difco Brain Heart Infusion, without dextrose, is an animal origin (AO) enzymatic digest of bovine and porcine animal proteins. Difco Brain Heart Infusion, without dextrose, is a microbiological culture medium used for cultivating fastidious microorganisms, including streptococci, pneumococci, and meningococci.
Features: • Widely used in various microbiological studies
Applications of Difco Brain Heart Infusion, without dextrose, include: • For food testing and the verification of fecal streptococci • As a medium for use in the preparation of microdilution trays for antimicrobial susceptibility testing by the broth microdilution procedure • Recommended for the growth of most ATCC strains of Pasteurella multocida; it has been cited in many studies on P. multocida fowl cholera vaccines
Contents & storage
Storage conditions: 2°C to 25°C. Store in cool, dry conditions in well-sealed containers.