In vitro diagnostic. Dehydrated KM0179 Yersinia Selective Agar Base powder can be reconstituted to form a selective plated medium for the isolation and enumeration of Yersinia species from clinical and food samples.
Yersinia Selective Agar
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|Dehydrated Medium Appearance|
|Dehydrated Medium Colour|
|Prepared Medium Colour|
|Prepared Medium Appearance|
|Y. enterocolitica||NCTC 12982||Growth: clear colonies with red centre|
|Escherichia coli||NCTC 12241||Inhibited|
|Staphylococcus aureus||NCTC 12981||Inhibited|
Recommended incubation: Aerobically at 30 ± 1°C for 21 ± 3 hours.
|*Adjusted/supplemented as required to meet performance requirements|
Suspend 58.0g/L of dried culture media in deionised/purified water. Soak with frequent agitation whilst mixing for 10 minutes to
completely dissolve dried culture medium.
Sterilise at 121°C for 15 minutes before cooling to 45-50°C.
Aseptically add the appropriate volume of LS1053 Yersinia (CIN) Selective Supplement.
Gently mix the final medium before aseptically dispensing the specified volume into appropriate sterile containers and allowing to