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BACARA KIT 5X100ML Bottles + Supplement

SKU Number : AEB620106

This product is discontinued.

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Bacillus cereus belongs to the Bacillus cereus group within which can be found B. thuringiensis, B. weihenstephanensis, B. mycoides, B. pseudo-mycoides and B. anthracis. Except the last-mentioned, the phenotypic differentiation between species of Bacillus cereus is impossible with actual culture methods. BACARA™ agar is a selective chromogenic medium that allows the enumeration of Bacillus of the cereus group without confirmation.

On BACARA™, typical colonies of B. cereus show a pink-orange color due to the metabolism of the chromogen substrate and are surrounded with an opaque halo due to the phospholipase activity. The selectivity of BACARA™ agar has been especially optimized to prevent growth of interfering flora and thus to allow an easy interpretation of plates even when matrix highly contaminated with competitive flora are analyzed.

bioMérieux, the bioMérieux logo and BACARA are used pending and/or registered trademarks belonging to bioMérieux to bioMérieux SA or one of its subsidiaries.  PRN  053119  Rev.01A 

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