Sheep Blood Agar Base – HX-Media – Hexa Biotech
Directions:- Suspend 40.5 gram in 1000 ml distilled water adjust the pH if required. Boil to dissolve the medium completely. Sterilize by autoclaving at 15 lbs pressure (121 °C) for 15 min, cool it to 45-50 °C; add sheep blood agar base aseptically mix well and distribute aseptically in to the plates. Ensure complete solidification and inoculate aseptically.
Specimens types analyzed:- Recommended for the seed agar, maintenance agar for the differentiation of hemolytic test microbes etc.
Performance and Evaluation:- The expected performance of the medium is liable to use as per the direction on the label when stored at optimum conditions and within expiry date.
Storage and Shelf Life:- Hygroscopic; keep container tightly closed. Store in cool dry place.
Disposal:- To avoid the contamination or propagation of any hazardous microbes the used, unusable or modified preparation of this product must be disposed after autoclaving or incineration after completion of task.
|Ingredients||Gram / Liter|
|pH (at 25 ‘C)||7.3 ± 0.2|