Simplicity and speed are important factors when screening for MRSA. Reliable results are necessary for an effective infection control process. This will enable patients colonised with MRSA to be treated appropriately and in a timely manner. E&O Laboratories Ltd MRSA Selective Broth Supplement (LS0187) is an antibiotic supplement used to enhance the selective isolation of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) when combined with E&O product BM2037 MRSA Selective Broth.
LS0187 – MRSA Broth Selective Supplement
|Shelf Life (days)|
|Storage Temp (°C)|
|Dehydrated Medium Appearance|
|Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)||NCTC 10442||Growth|
|Staphylococcus aureus||NCTC 12981||Inhibited|
|Pseudomonas aeruginosa||NCTC 12903||Inhibited|
|Escherichia coli||NCTC 12241||Inhibited|
Each 1 Litre vial contains:
To reconstitute the contents of each vial, aseptically add approximately 2ml of Sterile Distilled Water. Close the vial and gently agitate to assist reconstitution. Avoid frothing and add the contents of the vial to 1 Litre of sterile E&O product BM2037 MRSA Selective Broth prepared according to the manufacturer’s instructions.