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Pre-Weigh MYP (Mannitol Egg Yolk Polymixin) Agar

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Industrial Microbiology

Speed up your workflow when preparing microbial culture medium for the enumeration of Bacillus cereus in food samples with Thermo Scientific™ Pre-Weigh MYP (Mannitol Egg Yolk Polymixin) 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 MYP Agar is equivalent to the medium developed by Mossel et al.1 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.
References 1. Mossel, D.A.A.; Koopman, M.J. and Jongerius, E. (1967) Appl. Microbiol. 15, 650-653.