A very nutritious general-purpose medium based on Columbia Agar Base enriched with 7% Horse Blood, suitable for the cultivation and maintenance of most organisms including many fastidious anaerobes of clinical significance.
BM0100 – Columbia Agar Base with 7% Defibrinated Horse Blood Slope
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|Bacteroides fragilis||NCTC 9343||Small Grey Colonies|
|Escherichia coli||NCTC 12241||Opaque / Grey Colonies|
|Streptococcus pyogenes||NCTC 12696||Small Colonioes with β haemolysis|
|Streptococcus pneumoniae||NCTC 12977||Mucois green colonies with α haemolysis|