Tryptone Soya Agar (Irradiated)

Tryptone Soya Agar (Irradiated)

This is a general-purpose complex medium for the cultivation and isolation of aerobic and anaerobic microorganisms. The base medium, Tryptone Soya Agar (Soybean-Casein Digest agar), conforms to the Harmonized United States Pharmacopoeia (USP), European Pharmacopoeia (EP), and Japanese Pharmacopoeia (JP).The medium can be incubated under aerobic or anaerobic conditions for sterility testing, air sampling and other areas of bacteriological investigation. This particular product is triple wrapped and terminally sterilised by Gamma irradiation. Dose Range: 8.0 kGy – 15.0kGy

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Organisms Ref. No Result
Escherichia coli NCTC 12923 Cream colonies
Staphylococcus aureus NCTC 10788 White colonies
Bacillus subtilis NCTC 10400 Opaque/ grey colonies
Pseudomonas aeruginosa NCTC 12924 Opaque/ cream colonies
Candida albicans NCTC 3179 White colonies