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Tryptic Soy Agar (5 plates) 150mm Large plate

SKU Number : L2037

Tryptic Soy Agar is a general-purpose solid medium used for the cultivation and enumeration of a wide variety of fastidious and nonfastidious microorganisms.1 Also known as Soybean-Casein Digest Agar, USP.

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General purpose medium for the cultivation of a wide variety of microorganisms. Tryptic Soy Agar conforms to the standards set for SoybeanCasein Digest Agar Medium by the United States Pharmacopeia.  The medium contains two peptones that are excellent sources of nitrogen, amino acids, and peptides. Sodium chloride provides electrolytes to help maintain osmotic balance of the medium. Agar is the solidifying agent. It supports the growth of a wide variety of microorganisms. Common aerobic and facultative anaerobic bacteria grow readily

Upon receipt, store bottles and tubes according to the package label in an upright position and in the dark. Do not freeze. Allow warming of medium to room temperature before inoculation.  Expiration date applies to the product in an unopened container stored as directed. See package labe