Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar

Item No.  NCM0187A

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Expect availability 05/28/2021
Minimum quantity required: 1
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Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar is a selective medium for the enumeration of yeasts and molds in milk and other dairy products, and is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions in humans.

The medium is said to have superior storage properties to O.G.Y.E. and also has the advantage of incorporating an autoclavable supplement.

Analyte Yeast & Mold
Brand NEOGEN® Culture Media
Formula Liter
Yeast Extract 5.0 g/L
Dextrose 20.0 g/L
Agar 15.0 g/L
Grams per Litre 40.00
Litres per 500g 13.00
Mass 500 g
Package Dimensions 4.60 IN x 2.90 IN x 8.60 IN
Package Weight 1.35 LB
Plates per 500g 680.00
  1. Suspend 40 grams of the medium in one liter of purified water.
  2. Heat with frequent agitation and boil for one minute to completely dissolve the medium.
  3. Add 2 vials of NCM4051-0.5* Chloramphenicol (100mg/L), each reconstituted using 5mL of sterile 100% ethanol. Autoclave at 121°C for 10 minutes.
  4. Allow to cool to 45-50°C before using with poured plate technique. THIS MEDIUM MUST NOT BE RE-AUTOCLAVED.

*Larger vials may be available. Please see appropriate supplement data sheet for availability and preparation instructions.

Previous Item Number Product was previously known as LabM Product: LAB119 Yeast Extract Dextrose Chloramphenicol Agar



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