Maximum Recovery Diluent (Peptone Saline Diluent) - 7658

Item No.  7658A

This item has been replaced by item NCM0085.
In stock
Out of stock
Expect availability in 2-4 weeks
Maximum Recovery Diluent (Peptone Saline Diluent) is used as an isotonic diluent for maximum recovery of microorganisms in a laboratory setting. Maximum Recovery Diluent (Peptone Saline Diluent) is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions in humans. Maximum Recovery Diluent provides the nutritious properties of peptone with the osmotic support of physiological saline. The low peptone concentration in the diluent at a pH of 7.0 ± 0.2 reduces organism multiplication in the sample for at least one hour during the dilution stage. The isotonic strength of the diluent ensures recovery and minimizes physiological shock normally experienced by microorganisms upon inoculation. The presence of peptone in Maximum Recovery Diluent provides viable counts to ensure accurate quantitative procedures are performed.  
Specifications
Brand NEOGEN Culture Media
Formula
Formula Liter
Peptone 1 g
Sodium Chloride 8.5 g
Mass 500 g
Package Weight 0.50 LB
Preparation
  1. Dissolve 9.5 g of the medium in one liter of purified water.
  2. Mix thoroughly.
  3. Autoclave at 121°C for 15 minutes.

Training


Support

Validation

Our experts are here to help. If you need information beyond what is provided in Validation Reports under the Documents tab, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you. Learn More