This is a selective medium for the isolation of Burkholderia cepacia. The base contains Bile Salts and Crystal Violet as selective agents and Ticarcillin and Polymixin B are added as additional supplements to further improve the selectivity particularly inhibition of most Pseudomonas spp.
PP0160 – Burkholderia cepacia Agar
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|Burkholderia cepacia||NCTC 10661||Green colonies surrounded by pink colouration of the medium|
|Pseudomonas aeruginosa||NCTC 12903||Inhibited|
|Escherichia coli||NCTC 12241||Inhibited|