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Pre-Weigh Violet Red Bile Glucose (VRBGA) Agar

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Industrial Microbiology

Speed up your workflow when preparing microbial culture medium for the detection and enumeration of Enterobacteriaceae in food products with Thermo Scientific™ Pre-weigh Violet Red Bile Glucose (VRBGA) Agar. The pre-weighed sachets of Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ dehydrated culture media are designed for single use when preparing 1 L or 8 L volumes of your medium. Save valuable time and start testing quickly by removing the requirement to weigh powder—just rip, tip and pour.
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Pre-Weigh Violet Red Bile Glucose Agar is equivalent to the medium described by Mossel et al.1,2,3 It is part of a range of our most frequently used and well-characterized dehydrated culture media which is now available in handy pre-weighed foil packages.

Simply tear open the selected media sachet, add to the required volume of water, mix, and autoclave as usual.

  • Efficient: choose from a full range of pre-weighed media formats for reduced hands-on prep time and maximum productivity
  • Convenient: ‘rip and tip’ sachets enable faster media production and simplified workflows
  • Compliant: proven and validated media formats deliver confidence and reliable performance
  • Productive: reduce routine dehydrated culture media handling and weighing to spend more time on value-added tasks
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For Laboratory Use.
1. Mossel D. A. A., Mengerink W. H. J. and Scholts H. H. (1962) J. Bacteriol. 84. 381.
2. Mossel D. A. A, Eelderink I., Koopmans M. and van Rossem F. (1978) Lab. Practice 27. No.12. 1049-1050.
3. Mossel D. A. A., Eelderink I., Koopmans M. and van Rossem F. (1979) J. Food Protect. 42. 470-475.