Plate Count Agar

Plate Count Agar

Plate Count Agar (APHA) (Standard Methods Agar, Tryptone Glucose Yeast Agar)
This medium is formulated to A.P.H.A. specification and intended for use in food, dairy and water bacteriology to perform Total Viable Counts. The agar is of high gel strength and is therefore suitable for use in pour plate techniques as well as surface inoculation.

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Organisms Ref. No Result
Escherichia coli NCTC 12241 Cream colonies
Bacillus subtilis NCTC 10400 Cream colonies
Staphylococcus aureus NCTC 12981 White colonies