Bacteriological Analytical Manual (BAM) Media M68: Iron Milk Medium (Modified)
|Fresh whole milk||1 liter|
|Ferrous sulfate.7H2O||1 g|
|Distilled water||50 ml|
Dissolve ferrous sulfate in 50 ml distilled water. Add slowly to 1 liter milk and mix with magnetic stirrer. Dispense 11 ml medium into 16 x 150 mm culture tubes. Autoclave 12 min at 118°C.
|Prepare fresh medium before use.|
Original Source: Bacteriological Analytical Manual, 8th Edition, Revision A, 1998.