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Media Index for BAM

No. in BAM 8, Rev. AName of Medium
M1A-1 Medium
M29aAbeyta-Hunt-Bark Agar
M2Acetamide Medium
M3Acetate Agar
M4Acid Broth
M5AE Sporulation Medium, Modified [for C. perfringens]
M6Agar Medium P
M7AKI Medium
M8Alkaline Peptone Agar
M9Alkaline Peptone Salt Broth (APS)
M10Alkaline Peptone Water
M10aALOA (Agar Listeria Ottavani & Agosti) Medium
M11Anaerobe Agar
M12Anaerobic Egg Yolk Agar
M13Andrade's Carbohydrate Broth and Indicator
M14Antibiotic Medium No.1 (Agar Medium A)
M15Antibiotic Medium No.4 (Agar Medium B)
M16Arginine-Glucose Slant (AGS)
M17Baird-Parker Medium, pH 7.0
M18Bile Esculin Agar
M17aBiosynth Chromogenic Medium (BCM) [for Listeria monocytogenes]
M19Bismuth Sulfite Agar (Wilson and Blair)
M20Blood Agar
M20aBlood Agar Base
M21Blood Agar Base (Infusion Agar)
M22Blood Agar Base #2 (Difco)
M23Brain Heart Infusion (BHI) Agar (0.7%) [for staphylococcal enterotoxin]
M24Brain Heart Infusion (BHI) Broth and Agar
M25Brilliant Green Lactose Bile Broth
M26Bromcresol Purple Broth
M27Bromcresol Purple Dextrose Broth (BCP)
M52Buffered Listeria Enrichment Broth, pH 7.3 ± 0.1
M192Buffered Peptone Water (BPW)
M192aModified Buffered Peptone Water with Pyruvate (mBPWp) and Acriflavin-Cefsulodin-Vancomycin (ACV) Supplement
M28aCampylobacter enrichment broth (Bolton formula)
M31Cary-Blair transport Medium
M32Casamino Acids-Yeast Extract (CYE) Broth
M34Casamino Acids-Yeast Extract-Salts (CA-YE) Broth (Gorbach)
M35Cefsulodin-Irgasan Novobiocin (CIN) Agar
M36Cell Growth Medium
M189Cellobiose-Colistin (CC) Agar
M187Cellulase Solution
M37Cetrimide Agar
M38Chopped Liver Broth
M39Christensen Citrate Agar
M40Christensen's Urea Agar
M40aCHROMagar Listeria
M40bChromogenic Listeria Agar
M41Congo Red BHI Agarose (CRBHO) Medium*
M42Cooked Meat Medium
M43Cooked Meat Medium (Modified)
M44Decarboxylase Basal Medium (Arginine, Lysine, Ornithine)
M193Dey-Engley Broth
M184Dichloran 18% glycerol (DG18) agar
M183Dichloran rose bengal chloramphenicol (DRBC) agar
M45Duncan-Strong (DS) Sporulation Medium, Modified [for C. perfringens]
M46Eagle's Minimal Essential Medium (MEME) (with Earle's salts and nonessential amino acids)
M47Earle's Balanced Salts (Phenol Red-Free)
M48EB Motility Medium
M49EC Broth
M50EC-MUG Medium
M51Egg Yolk Emulsion, 50%
M196mEndo MF Medium (BD #274930)
M197LES Endo Agar (BD #273620)
M198mTEC Agar (BD #233410)
M53Esculin Agar, Modified (CDC)
M30bFreezing medium.
M54Gelatin Agar (GA)
M55Gelatin Salt Agar (GS)
M57Gentamicin Sulfate Solution
M58Ham's F-10 Medium
M59Heart infusion agar (HIA) (Difco)
M60Heart Infusion (HI) Broth and Agar (HIA) [for Vibrio]
M61Hektoen Enteric (HE) Agar
M62HC (Hemorrhagic colitis E. coli strains) Agar
M63Hugh-Leifson Glucose Broth (HLGB)
M64Indole Medium
M65Indole Medium (CDC)
M66Indole Nitrite Medium (tryptic Nitrate)
M67Irgasan-Ticarcillin-Chlorate (ITC) Broth
M68Iron Milk Medium (Modified)
M69King's B Medium
M70King's O/F Basal Medium
M71Kligler Iron Agar
M72Koser's Citrate Broth
M73L-15 Medium (Modified) Leibovitz
M74Lactose Broth
M75Lactose-Gelatin Medium [for C. perfringens]
M76Lauryl tryptose (LST) Broth
M77Lauryl tryptose MUG (LST-MUG) Broth
M78Letheen Agar (Modified)
M79Letheen Broth (Modified)
M80Levine's Eosin-Methylene Blue (L-EMB) Agar
M81Lithium Chloride-Phenylethanol-Moxalactam (LPM) Medium
M82Lithium Chloride-Phenylethanol-Moxalactam LPM Plus Esculin and Ferric Iron
M83Liver-Veal Agar
M84Liver-Veal-Egg Yolk Agar
M85Long-term Preservation Medium
M86Lysine Arginine Iron Agar (LAIA)
M87Lysine Decarboxylase Broth (Falkow) [for Salmonella]
M88Lysine Decarboxylase (LDC) Medium [for Gram-negative nonfermentative bacteria]
M89Lysine Iron Agar (Edwards and Fife)
M90 Lysozyme Broth
M91MacConkey Agar
M92Malonate Broth
M185Malt Agar (MA)
M93Malt Extract Agar (Cosmetics-General Microbiology)
M182Malt Extract Agar (Yeasts and Molds) (MEAYM)
M94Malt Extract Broth (Difco)
M95Mannitol-Egg Yolk-Polymyxin (MYP) Agar
M96Mannitol Maltose Agar
M97Mannitol Salt Agar
M30aModified Campylobacter Blood-Free Selective Agar Base (CCDA)
M98Modified Cellobiose-Polymyxin B-Colistin (mCPC) Agar
M103aModified Oxford Listeria Selective Agar
M99Motility-Indole-Ornithine (MIO) Medium
M100Motility Medium for B. cereus)
M101Motility Nitrate Medium (for Cosmetics)
M102Motility-Nitrate Medium, Buffered [for C. perfringens]
M103Motility Test Medium (Semisolid)
M104MR-VP Broth
M105Mucate Broth
M106Mucate Control Broth
M107Mueller-Hinton Agar
M108Nitrate Broth
M109Nitrate Broth, Enriched (CDC)
M110Nitrate Reduction Medium and Reagents
M111Nonfat Dry Milk (Reconstituted)
M112Nutrient Agar
M113Nutrient Agar (for B. cereus)
M114Nutrient Broth
M115Nutrient Gelatin (CDC) [for Gram-negative nonfermentative bacteria]
M116OF Glucose Medium, Semisolid
M118Oxford Medium
M117Oxidative-Fermentative (OF) Test Medium
M118aPALCAM Listeria Selective Agar
M56aPapain Solution, 5%
M119Penicillin-Streptomycin Solution
M120Peptone Sorbitol Bile Broth
M121Phenol Red Carbohydrate Broth
M122Phenol Red Glucose Broth
M123Phenylalanine Deaminase Agar
M124Plate Count Agar (Standard Methods)
M125PMP Broth
M126Potassium Cyanide (KCN) Broth
M127Potato Dextrose Agar
M128Pseudomonas Agar F (for fluorescein production)
M129Pseudomonas Agar P (for pyocyanine production)
M130Purple Carbohydrate Broth
M130aPurple Carbohydrate Fermentation Broth Base
M131Pyrazinamidase Agar*
M131aRapid' L. mono Medium
M132Rappaport-Vassiliadis Medium
M133Sabouraud's Dextrose Broth and Agar
M134Selenite Cystine Broth
M30dSemisolid Medium, modified, for Biochemical Identification
M30cSemi-Solid Medium, modified, for Culture Storage
M135Sheep Blood Agar
M195SHIBAM Components and Instructions
M136Shigella Broth
M137SIM Motility Medium
M138Simmons Citrate Agar
M139Sorbitol-MacConkey Agar
M140Sporulation Broth (for C. perfringens)
M141Spray's Fermentation Medium [for C. perfringens]
M142Staphylococcus Agar No. 110
M143Starch Agar
M144T1N1 Medium
M194Tellurite Cefixime – Sorbitol MacConkey Agar (TC-SMAC)
M145Tetrathionate Broth
M146Thioglycollate Medium (Fluid) (FTG)
M147Thiosulfate-Citrate-Bile Salts-Sucrose (TCBS) Agar
M148Toluidine Blue-DNA Agar
M149Triple Sugar Iron Agar (TSI)
M150Trypticase Novobiocin (TN) Broth
M151Trypticase-Peptone-Glucose-Yeast Extract Broth (TPGY)
M151aTrypticase-Peptone-Glucose-Yeast Extract Broth with Trypsin (TPGYT)
M152Trypticase (Tryptic) Soy Agar
M152aTrypticase Soy Agar-Magnesium sulfate-NaCl (TSAMS)
M153Trypticase Soy Agar with 0.6% Yeast Extract (TSAYE)
M154Trypticase (Tryptic) Soy Broth
M156Trypticase Soy Broth Modified (mTSB)
M186Trypticase (Tryptic) Soy Broth (TSB) with Ferrous Sulfate
M155Trypticase (Tryptic) Soy Broth (TSB) with Glycerol
M154aTrypticase (Tryptic) Soy Broth with 10% NaCl and 1% Sodium Pyruvate
M157Trypticase Soy Broth with 0.6% Yeast Extract (TSBYE)
M158Trypticase Soy-Polymyxin Broth
M159Trypticase Soy-Sheep Blood Agar
M160Trypticase Soy-Tryptose Broth
M164Tryptone (Tryptophane) Broth, 1%
M161Tryptone Broth and Tryptone Salt Broths
M162Tryptone Phosphate (TP) Broth
M163Tryptone Salt (T1N1) Agar and T1N2 Agar
M165Tryptone Yeast Extract Agar
M166Tryptose Blood Agar Base
M167Tryptose Broth and Agar (for serology)
M168Tryptose Phosphate Broth (TPB)
M169Tryptose-Sulfite-Cycloserine (TSC) Agar
M170Tyrosine Agar
M188Universal Preenrichment Broth
M188aUniversal Preenrichment Broth (without ferric ammonium citrate)
M171Urea Broth
M172Urea Broth (Rapid)
M173Veal Infusion Agar and Broth
M191Vibrio parahaemolyticus sucrose Agar (VPSA)
M190Vibrio vulnificus Agar (VVA)
M174Violet Red Bile Agar (VRBA)
M175Violet Red Bile-MUG Agar (VRBA-MUG)
M176Vogel-Johnson (VJ) Agar
M177Voges-Proskauer Medium (Modified)
M178Wagatsuma Agar
M179Xylose Lysine Desoxycholate (XLD) Agar
M180Y-1 Adrenal Cell Growth Medium
M181Yeast Extract (YE) Agar