This is a variation on the common osmotically controlled Ringers solution, where glass beads have been added to enhance macerations in the preparation of suspensions of samples and for use as a diluent in dilution techniques for bacterial enumeration. The solution may also be used in the sampling of food production apparatus by the rinse and swab method.
BM0313 – Ringers with Glass Beads (¼ Strength)
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|Escherichia coli||NCTC 12241||Stable Viability|
|Staphylococcus aureus||NCTC 12981||Stable Viability|