Mitis Salivarius Agar - 7277

Item No.  7277A

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Mitis Salivarius Agar is used for the isolation of Streptococcus mitis, Streptococcus salivarius, and enterococci in a laboratory setting. Mitis Salivarius Agar is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions in humans. Streptococcus mitis, Streptococcus salivarius, and Enterococcus spp. are part of normal human flora. S. mitis and S. salivarius are known as viridans streptococci.  
Brand NEOGEN Culture Media
Formula Liter
Enzymatic Digest of Casein 15 g
Enzymatic Digest of Animal Tissue 5 g
Sucrose 50 g
Dextrose 1 g
Dipotassium Phosphate 4 g
Trypan Blue 0.075 g
Crystal Violet 0.0008 g
Agar 15 g
Mass 500 g
Package Weight 1.30 LB
  1. Suspend 90 g 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. Autoclave at 121°C for 15 minutes.
  4. Cool the sterile medium to 50 – 60°C and aseptically add 1 mL of Tellurite Supplement (1%) Chapman (# 7989).




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