This is a modification of the traditional liquid media used to differentiate and identify micro-organisms. It consists of a Buffered Tryptose base containing Lactose and solidified with Gelatin which permits detection of Gelatin Liquefaction where appropriate. Phenol Red Indicator is also included as an indicator of pH change.
BM0775 – Lactose-Gelatin Medium
|Shelf Life (days)|
|Storage Temp (°C)|
|Escherichia coli||NCTC12241||Yellow & no gelatin liquefication|
|Proteus mirabilis||NCTC 10975||Red & gelatin liquefication|
|Clostridium perfringens||NCTC 8237||Yellow & gelatin liquefication|