Quantity required per litre
Brain Heart Infusion Agar with 1% Agar
Cultural characteristics observed after an incubation at 35-37°C for 18-24 hours.(If desired add 5% v/v sterile defibrinated blood
Light yellow coloured may have slightly greenish tinge, homogeneous, free flowing powder.
Calf brain, infusion from 200.000 Beef heart, infusion from 250.000 Proteose peptone 10.000 Dextrose 2.000 Sodium chloride 5.000 Disodium phosphate 2.500 Agar 10.000 Final pH ( at 25°C) 7.4±0.2
Cream to yellow homogeneous free flowing powder
Colour and Clarity of prepared medium
Basal medium : Light amber coloured clear to slightly opalescent gel. After addition of 5% v/v sterile defibrinated blood : Cherry red coloured, opaque gel forms in Petri plates.
Dehydrated Culture Media
Store below 30°C in tightly closed container and the prepared medium at 2 - 8°C
Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Containers which are opened must be carefully resealed and kept upright to prevent leakage
121°C / 15 minutes.
To order BHI Agar w/ 1% Agar, HiVeg , please use the Cat. Nr. MV211A-500G and submit your purchase order by email or by fax. A discount is available for larger or bulk quantities, please contact us for more information
BHI Agar w/ 1% Agar, HiVeg should be stored below 30°C in tightly closed container and the prepared medium at 2-8°C.
Our specialists recommend you to follow carefully the pre-registered instructions for BHI Agar w/ 1% Agar, HiVeg