This is a selective medium for the isolation of yeasts and moulds. The medium is enriched with Yeast Nitrogen Base and L-asparagine and made selective by the addition of Chloramphenicol to inhibit bacterial growth. It is buffered to maintain pH during incubation.
BM1940 – Shadomy Agar
|Shelf Life (days)|
|Storage Temp (°C)|
|Candida albicans||NCPF 3179||White colonies|
|Escherichia coli||NCTC 12241||Inhibited|