BACGro Brilliant Green Bile Lactose Broth / 500g

BACGroTM Brilliant Green Bile Lactose Broth (BGBLB), when prepared as directed, is intended for laboratory use as a detection medium for coliforms in food and dairy products. BACGroTM BGBLB conforms to ISO 11133 standards.

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Brilliant Green Bile Lactose Broth is an inhibitory broth that promotes the growth of coliforms and inhibits Gram-positive and some Gram-negative organisms. This is achieved with the use of both oxgall and brilliant green dye. Coliforms ferment the lactose and are detected by gas production.

Kit Specifications
Formulation (per Liter)

Peptone 10.0 g
Lactose 10.0 g
Oxgall 20.0 g
Brilliant Green 0.013 g
Total 40.0 g/L

2-30 °C
Citrobacter, Coliform & E.Coli
Product Attachments
  • Instruction for Use - Brilliant Green Bile Lactose Broth

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