Tryptone Soya Agar with Lecithin (0.7g/L) & Tween 80 (5.0g/L)

///Tryptone Soya Agar with Lecithin (0.7g/L) & Tween 80 (5.0g/L)

Tryptone Soya Agar with Lecithin (0.7g/L) & Tween 80 (5.0g/L)

This is a general-purpose complex medium for cultivation and isolation of fastidious bacteria, yeasts and moulds.  The formulation is based on the United States Pharmacopoeia (USP Medium II) and European Pharmacopoeia (EP Medium B).  Lecithin and Polysorbate 80 (Tween 80) are added to inactivate surface disinfectants. The medium can be incubated under aerobic or anaerobic conditions for sterility testing, air sampling and other areas of bacteriological investigation.

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Organisms Ref. No Result
Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 6538 Yellow colonies
Escherichia coli ATCC 8739 Cream colonies
Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 9027 Cream colonies
Aspergillus brasiliensis ATCC 16404 White colonies, reverse side is pale yellow
Candida albicans ATCC 10231 White colonies
Bacillus subtilis ATCC 6633 White colonies