BAM Media M6: Agar Medium P

January 2001

Bacteriological Analytical Manual

Agar Medium P

Beef extract 3 g NaCl 0.5 g
Peptone 5 g K2HPO4 0.25 g
Tryptone 1.7 g Polysorbate 80 1 g
Soytone 0.3 g Bromcresol purple 0.06 g
Dextrose 5.25 g Agar 15 g
Distilled water l liter

Heat with agitation to dissolve agar. Autoclave 15 min at 121°C. Final pH, 7.8 ± 0.2.

Original Source: Bacteriological Analytical Manual, 8th Edition, Revision A, 1998.

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