Sabouraud Dextrose Agar
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Sabouraud Dextrose Agar is used for the cultivation of fungi. Conforms to Harmonized USP/EP/JP Requirements.
Product Summary and Explanation
Sabouraud Dextrose Agar (SDA) is a modification of Dextrose Agar described by Sabouraud. SDA is usedfor cultivating pathogenic & commensal fungi and yeasts. The high dextrose concentration and acidic pH of the formula permits selectivity of fungi. George enhanced SDA with the addition of cycloheximide,streptomycin, and penicillin to produce an excellent medium for the primary isolation of dermatophytes.
Sabouraud Dextrose Agar is used for determining the microbial content of cosmetics,7 in the mycologicalevaluation of food, and clinically to aid in the diagnosis of yeast and fungal infections.