Oxoid Agar Technical (Agar No. 3) is a general-purpose bacteriological-grade agar.
Detect and enumerate coliform organisms, including Escherichia coli, while isolating and detecting Salmonella and Shigella spp. in both clinical and food specimens using Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ MacConkey Agar No.3.
Cultivate and isolate fastidious pathogens and other microorganisms with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Nutrient Agar (Dehydrated). This non-selective medium contains beef extracts combined with peptone, yeast extracts and sodium chloride to provide the nitrogen compounds, carbon, vitamins and some trace...
Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid Vegetable Peptone No. 1 is a highly nutritious, meat-free general purpose peptone for growth of bacteria and fungi.
Determine the plate counts of microorganisms in food, dairy samples, waste water and other material of sanitary importance with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Plate Count Agar (Dehydrated). Plate Count Agar was developed by Buchbinder et al1 which is recommended by APHA2, AOAC3 and PHLS4.
For propagation of bacteria
Bacto Brain Heart Infusion is used in the cultivation of fastidious and non-fastidious microorganisms, including bacteria (streptococci, pneumococci, and meningococci), yeasts, and molds. Bacto Brain Heart Infusion is a general-purpose medium used to cultivate aerobic and anaerobic bacteria from a...
Oxoid Agar Bacteriological (Agar No. 1) is a clear purified high gel strength bacteriological agar compatible with all culture media.
Isolate Campylobacter jejuni, Campylobacter coli and Campylobacter laridis using Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Campylobacter Blood-Free Selective Agar Base (Dehydrated) when used with CCDA Selective Supplement SR0155.
MagicMedia E. coli Expression Medium is specifically designed to dramatically increase the yield of recombinant proteins in T7-regulated E. coli expression systems without monitoring culture OD (optical density) or adding inducer. The proprietary MagicMedia formulation enables E.
Isolate and enumerate lactic acid bacteria from food with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ MRS (ISO) Agar (DeMan, Rogosa and Sharpe) (Dehydrated) while adhering to ISO 15214: 1998. This medium is designed to support the growth of all strains of lactobacilli, even the difficult and slow-growing strains of...
Perform effortless Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (AST) of fastidious pathogens with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Diagnostic Sensitivity Test Agar (Dehydrated). Diagnostic Sensitivity Test Agar was developed as a dual purpose medium which would satisfy both diagnostic and susceptibility...
The PichiaPink™ Media Kit is a set of convenient prepackaged media pouches for use with the PichiaPink™ Yeast Expression System. The PichiaPink™ Media Kit contains media needed to grow Pichia pastoris strains from frozen stocks to cultures ready for transformation and selection.
Isolate, enumerate and presumptively identify Listeria species and L. monocytogenes from food and environmental samples with the Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Brilliance™ Listeria Agar (ISO) (Dehydrated culture medium and supplements) following broth enrichment.
Enumerate presumptive Escherichia coli as well as other coliforms, using the most portable number (MPN) method with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Modified Lauryl Tryptose Broth w/MUG, Tryptophan (Dehydrated).
Bacto Brain Heart Infusion, porcine, is used for cultivating a wide variety of microorganisms. It was developed as an alternative to the classical Brain Heart Infusion formula and replaces calf brain and beef heart with pork brain and heart.
Bacto Proteose Peptone No. 4 is a member of the Bacto Proteose Peptones, which are enzymatic digests of protein. Studies of peptic digests of animal tissue prepared under varying digestion parameters demonstrated that no single peptone is the most suitable nitrogen source for every microbiological...
LB Medium is used for the cultivation of E. coli. This nutrient-rich microbial broth contains peptides, amino acids, water-soluble vitamins, and carbohydrates. Suitable for non-selective cultivation of E. coli strains for cloning, DNA plasmid production and production of recombinant proteins.
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NZCYM Medium is used for cultivating recombinant strains of Escherichia coli This Thermo Scientific Chemicals brand product was originally part of the Alfa Aesar product portfolio. Some documentation and label information may refer to the legacy brand.
SOB Medium was developed by Hanahan as a nutritionally rich growth medium for preparation and transformation of competent cells. Growth of E. coli in SOB medium results in higher transformation efficiencies of plasmids.
Gelling agent essentially free of impurities. Used mainly in biochemistry and molecular biology procedures wherever increased purity is required. Typical Agar Preparation: Plates: 15 g/L of media; 30-35 ml per 90 mm plate Top Agar: 7 g/L of media Autoclave for 20 minutes and swirl gently to evenly...
For propagation of bacteria
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Microbial mediaYeast extract is used as food additive, flavor enhancer in processed foods of all kinds and as nutrient for bacterial culture media. It is used to create savoury flavors and umami taste sensations.
Enumerate coliform organisms in water samples using Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Membrane Endo Agar LES (Dehydrated) when used with basic Fuschin (BR0050). This membrane filtration medium is prepared according to the Lawrence Experimental Station formulation of McCarthy, Delaney and Grasso1 and used...
Oxoid Membrane FC Agar is used for the enumeration of fecal coliform microorganisms in water.
Enumerate coliform organisms and Escherichia coli in water by membrane filtration with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Membrane Lauryl Sulphate Broth (Dehydrated).
Agar is the most suited solidifying agent for scientific applications that require incubation temperatures closer to human body temperature. Agar is used as a medium in bacteriology and plant biology, impression material in dentistry, biofertilizer in organic farming, and salt bridges in...
Identify coliforms from water and milk samples with differential Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ MacConkey Broth (Dehydrated). MacConkey Broth is the standard medium for the primary isolation of coliform bacteria, and has been recommended for this purpose by the Public Health Laboratory Service Water...
Detect and enumerate enterococci from water, sewage, food products with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ MacConkey Agar No. 2 (Dehydrated). MacConkey Agar No.2 is a modification of the original MacConkey solid medium and is especially useful for the recognition of enterococci, in the presence of coliforms...
Rapidly isolate Streptococcus agalactiae and other streptococci involved in bovine mastitis with selective Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Modified Edwards Medium (Dehydrated). Aesculin in the medium differentiates the negative Streptococcus agalactiae (blue colonies) from aesculin-positive Group D...
Enumerate bacteria in water and dairy products and detect thermophilic organisms with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Tryptone Glucose Extract Agar (Dehydrated). The medium is recommended for the plate count of water and dairy products1,2.
Isolate and cultivate Brucella using Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Brucella Medium Base (Dehydrated) when used with Brucella Selective Supplement (SR0083 or SR0209). Brucella medium Base may be used to prepare the serum-dextrose-antibiotic medium as described by Jones and Brinley Morgan1 for the...
Isolate and enumerate pathogenic Enterobacteriaceae with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ D.C.L.S. Agar (Dehydrated). Due to the presence of sucrose in the medium, sucrose fermenting organisms such as Proteus, Enterobacter and Klebsiella form red colored colonies.
Isolate and differentiate Shigella and Salmonella spp. from enteric pathological specimens with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Hektoen Enteric Agar (Dehydrated). Hektoen Enteric Agar was developed by King and Metzger1.
Isolate Salmonella typhi and other salmonllae from pathological material, sewage water supplies, food and other products with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Bismuth Sulphite Agar (Modified Wilson & Blair Medium) (Dehydrated).
Carry out routine examination of canned food samples for anaerobes with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Crossley Milk Medium (Dehydrated). The medium gives rapid growth without the use of special anaerobic apparatus while allowing the detected bacteria to be provisionally identified by their reactions...
Differentiate Enterobacteriaceae according to their ability to ferment lactose, sucrose, and glucose, and to produce hydrogen sulphide using Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Triple Sugar Iron Agar (Dehydrated).
Perform effortless Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (AST) using Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Mueller Hinton Agar (Dehydrated), a medium designed and manufactured according to the European standard, EUCAST1 and the American standard, CLSI2, 3, 4.
Isolate and enumerate lactic acid bacteria from food with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ MRS Agar (DeMan, Rogosa and Sharpe) (Dehydrated). This non-selective medium is designed to support profuse growth of lactic acid bacteria.
Prepare the serum-dextrose-antibiotic medium described by Jones and Brinley Morgan1 for the cultivation and isolation of Brucella with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Brucella Medium Base (Dehydrated) when used with Brucella Selective Supplements SR0083 or SR0209.
Oxoid Thioglycollate Broth, Alternative is a non-viscous thioglycollate medium is used for the culture of turbid biological products.
Identify and isolate Corynebacterium diphtheriae from respiratory samples with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Tinsdale Agar Base (Dehydrated) when used with Tinsdale Supplement (SR0065). Tinsdale Agar Base and supplement are based on Billings1 modification of Tinsdale’s2 Medium which improved the...
Isolate and enumerate yeasts and molds from a wide variety of foodstuffs with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Rose Bengal Chloramphenicol Agar Base (Dehydrated). The neutral pH of the medium and the presence of selective agent chloramphenicol helps to suppress the bacterial growth, allowing molds and...
Selectively isolate and enumerate Lactobacilli with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Rogosa Agar (Dehydrated). The medium has given excellent results when used in quantitative and qualitative studies of lactobacilli in feces, saliva and mouth rinses, and in dairy products.
Selectively enrich specimens undergoing examination for salmonellae with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Tetrathionate Broth (Dehydrated) while complying with the description given in the United States Pharmacopoeia1.
Isolate and enumerate Yersinia enterocolitica from clinical specimens and food samples with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Yersinia Selective Agar Base (Dehydrated) when used with Yersinia Selective Supplement (SR0109).
Isolate and presumptively identify enterococci / Group D streptococci with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Bile Aesculin Agar (Dehydrated). Bile Aesculin Agar is designed to differentiate between Group D streptococci and non-Group D streptococci.
Isolate, cultivate and /or carry out susceptibility testing of a wide variety of anaerobic organisms from samples with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Wilkins-Chalgren Anaerobe Agar (Dehydrated). Wilkins and Chalgren1, recognizing the need for standard medium for antimicrobial susceptibility testing of...
Oxoid Campylobacter Agar Base is used for the isolation of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli from human, animal, avian and environmental specimens.
Selectively isolate Pseudomonas species from a range of samples with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Pseudomonas Agar Base (Dehydrated). The medium is modification of King’s A Medium1 and contains magnesium chloride and potassium sulphate for improved pigment production and recovery of Pseudomonas...
Isolate, cultivate and/or carry out susceptibility testing of a wide variety of anaerobic organisms from clinical samples with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Wilkins-Chalgren Anaerobe Blood Agar (Dehydrated). Wilkins-Chalgren Anaerobe Broth supports the luxuriant growth of anaerobic organisms.
Isolate and enumerate spoilage organisms of citrus products with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Orange Serum Agar (Dehydrated). Orange Serum Agar is developed specifically for the isolation and enumeration of microorganisms that are capable of surviving citrus products.
Isolate Aeromonas hydrophila from clinical and environmental specimens with selective, diagnostic Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Aeromonas Medium Base (Ryan) (Dehydrated) when used with Ampicillin Selective Supplement (SR0136).
Isolate Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli using Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Campylobacter Karmali Agar Base (Dehydrated) when used with Modified Karmali Selective Supplement (SR0205) or Campylobacter Selective Supplement (Karmali) (SR0167).
Isolate and enumerate coliforms in food, animal feed and environmental samples with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Violet Red Bile Lactose Agar (VRBL) (ISO) (Dehydrated), while adhering to ISO 4832:2006 and ISO/TS 11133-2:2003.
Selectively detect Escherichia coli from food and environmental samples with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ EC Broth with MUG (Dehydrated). EC Broth is a selective medium for the differentiation of fecal coliforms and the confirmatory test for Escherichia coli from food and environmental samples1,2.
Isolate and differentiate Bacillus cereus from food samples with chromogenic Thermo Scientific™ Brilliance™ Bacillus Cereus Agar Base (Dehydrated). Brilliance Bacillus cereus Agar incorporates the chromogenic substrate 5-bromo-4-chloro-3-indolyl-ß-glucopyranoside, which is cleaved by the enzyme...
Oxoid ONE Broth-Listeria is a selective enrichment broth for Listeria species in food samples in 24 hours. Novel enrichment broth balances a mix of peptones, carbohydrates and salts for optimal resuscitation, recovery and growth of even low numbers of Listeria spp.
Isolate, enumerate and differentiate Listeria species and Listeria monocytogenes from food samples with Thermo Scientific™ Oxoid™ Chromogenic Listeria Agar (ISO) (Dehydrated). Chromogenic Listeria Agar (ISO) contains lithium chloride, polymyxin B, nalidixic acid, and amphotericin which act to...
Easily isolate, enumerate, and presumptively identify common organisms associated with urinary tract infections using Thermo Scientific™ Brilliance™ UTI Clarity™ Agar. Organisms are differentiated through the utilization of two chromogenic substrates and/or tryptophan.