Xylose Lysine Deoxycholate Agar – HX-MEDIA – Hexa Biotech
Directions :- Dissolve 55.20 grams in 1000 ml purified/ distilled water. Heat Xylose Lysine Deoxycholate Agar until the medium boils with frequent agitation. Do Not Autoclave or Overheat. Transfer immediately to a water bath at 50°C. After cooling, pour into sterile petri plates and allow to solidify. Ensure complete solidification and inoculate test sample aseptically.
Specimens types analyzed :- Pharmaceutical samples, clinical and non-clinical samples etc.
Precautions to be taken :- These microbial media are intended for the in-vitro use only. All the handling, experiments, storage, and discarding should be performed with the help of skilled and knowledgeable technicians and as per the established guidelines. The material should be disposed only after proper sterilization by autoclaving.
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. 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 after completion of task.