Brain Heart Infusion Broth w/o Dextrose (Powder)

Cat# B2701-09-100g

Size : 100g

Brand : US Biological

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Grade
Microbiological Grade

Shipping Temp
RT

Storage Temp
RT/4°C

BHI Broth
Cultivation of fastidious aerobic and anaerobic bacteria.

Description:
Brain Heart Infusion Broth without Dextrose is a modification of the media described by Rosenow and Hayden in which infusion from calf brains has replaced the brain tissue and disodium phosphate has replaced the calcium carbonate buffer. The addition of 0.1% agar can be used to lower oxygen tension to enhance the growth of anaerobic organisms. Brain Heart Infusion Broth without Dextrose is a basal medium used with added carbohydrates for fermentation studies.

Appearance:
Beige homogeneous, free flowing powder

Solubility:
Light to medium amber, clear, complete

pH:
As Reported

Microbiological Analysis:
Aspergillus brasiliensis ATCC 16404: Good
Candida albicans ATCC 10231: Excellent
Enterococcus faecalis ATCC 29212: Excellent
Escherichia coli ATCC 25922: Excellent
Neisseria meningitides ATCC 13090: Very Good
Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 27853: Good
Saccharomyces cerevisiae ATCC 9763: Very Good
Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 25923: Excellent
Streptococcus pneumoniae ATCC 6305: Very Good
Streptococcus pyogenes ATCC19615: Excellent

Important Note
This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.