Tryptone Soy Agar

Item No.  NCM0020A

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Tryptone Soy Agar (TSA) is a general-purpose agar which will support the growth of a wide range of micro-organisms, and is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions in humans. The medium can be used for phage typing, colicine typing and for testing the X and V factor requirements of Haemophilus spp.
Analyte Aspergillus, Bacillus, Candida, Clostridium, E. coli, Pseudomonas spp., Salmonella spp., Staphylococcus
Brand NEOGEN® Culture Media
Formula Liter
Tryptone 15.0 g/L
Soy Peptone 0.5 g/L
Sodium Chloride 5.0 g/L
Agar 12.0 g/L
Grams per Litre 37.00
Litres per 500g 14.00
Mass 500 g
Package Dimensions 4.60 IN x 2.90 IN x 8.60 IN
Package Weight 1.35 LB
Plates per 500g 740.00
  1. Suspend 37 grams of the medium in one liter of purified water.
  2. Heat with frequent agitation to completely dissolve the medium if necessary.
  3. Autoclave at 121°C for 15 minutes.
  4. Cool to 45-50°C.
Previous Item Number Product was previously known as LabM Product: LAB011 Tryptone Soy Agar (TSA)



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