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BAM Media M64: Indole Medium

January 2001

Bacteriological Analytical Manual

Indole Medium

L-Tryptophan1 g
NaCl1 g
K2HPO43.13 g
KH2PO40.27 g
Distilled water200 ml


Dissolve ingredients. Dispense 1 ml portions to 13 x 100 mm screw-cap tubes. Autoclave 15 min at 121°C. Final pH, 7.2 ± 0.2.


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