Maximum Recovery Diluent (Tryptone Salt Broth)

Item No.  NCM0085A

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Maximum Recovery Diluent (Tryptone Salt Broth) is used as an isotonic diluent for maximum recovery of microorganisms and is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions in humans. An osmotically controlled solution which is an alternative to, and a replacement for, 1/4 strength Ringer’s Tablets (NCM0191K). The presence of a low level of peptone lessens the physiological shock normally experienced by bacterial cells when they are introduced to a diluent such as Ringer’s Solution. The level of peptone is such that multiplication of the organisms is not possible in the time in which the sample will be present in the diluent (1-2 hours). This formula is recommended by ISO 6887-1:2017  
Brand Neogen® Culture Media
Analyte Non-selective
Platform Dehydrated Culture Media
Mass 500 g
Formula Liter
Peptone 1.0 g/L
Sodium Chloride 8.5 g/L
Grams per Liter 9.50
Liters per 500 g 53.00
  1. Dissolve 9.5 grams of the medium in one liter of purified water.
  2. Mix thoroughly.
  3. Autoclave at 121ºC for 15 minutes.
Previous Item Number Product was previously known as Acumedia Product: 7658 Maximum Recovery Diluent (Peptone Saline Diluent); and LabM Product: LAB103 Maximal Recovery Diluent
Package Weight 1.35 lb



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