Tryptic Soy Blood Agar Base No. 2
Starting at $88.58
|Acumedia||BD / Difco||BD / BBL||Oxoid||Merck|
|Tryp Soy Bld Ag Base No. 2 (7654)||227300||N/A||CM0131||N/A|
Tryptic Soy Blood Agar Base No. 2 is used with blood for the isolation and cultivation of a wide variety of microorganisms.
Product Summary and Explanation
Blood Agar Bases are typically supplemented with 5 - 10% sheep, rabbit, or horse blood, and used for isolating, cultivating, and determining hemolytic reactions of fastidious pathogenic microorganisms. Without enrichment, this blood agar base can be used as a general purpose medium.
Tryptic Soy Agar is based on the Soybean-Casein Digest formula specified by US Pharmacopeia. Tryptic Soy Agar is a nutritious base, and a variety of supplements, including blood, are often added to enhance this medium. Tryptic Soy Blood Agar Base No. 2 was formulated to achieve good growth and improve hemolytic reactions of important pathogenic bacteria. Blood Agar Base media are specified in standard methods for food testing.