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BD Difco™ Dehydrated Culture Media: Xylose Lysine Deoxycholate (XLD) Agar

Moderately selective medium recommended for isolation and differentiation of enteric pathogens, especially Shigella species

Manufacturer: bd  B278850

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Catalog No. DF0788-17-9

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Description & Specifications


Product Type Xylose Lysine Deoxycholate Agar
Format Dehydrated
Packaging Bottle
Storage Requirements <30°C
Media Type XLD Agar
Shelf Life 1825 Days
Certifications/Compliance AOAC, BAM, BS12, CCAM, CMPH2, COMPF, EP, ISO, JP, MCM9, SMD, SMWW, USP
Quantity 500g
For Use With (Application) Isolation and differentiation of enteric pathogens
Media Format Xylose 3.5g/L, L-Lysine 5g/L, Lactose 7.5g/L, Saccharose 7.5g/L, Sodium Chloride 5g/L, Yeast extract 3g/L, Phenol red 0.08g/L, Sodium Desoxycholate 2.5g/L, Ferric Ammonium Citrate 0.8g/L, Sodium Thiosulfate 6.8g/L, Agar 13.5g/L

1825 Days