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Fisher BioReagents™ Microbiology Media: LB Agar, Miller (Powder)

Used as a microbial growth medium for the cultivation of E. coli strains for the preparation of plasmid DNA and recombinant proteins.

Manufacturer: fisher bioreagents™  BP1425500

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Catalog No. BP1425-500


Description & Specifications


Description Bacterial Culture
For Use With (Application) For preparing bacterial nutrient media
Grade Molecular genetics
Format Powder
Media Format Tryptone 10g/L, Yeast extract 5g/L, Sodium Chloride 10g/L
Media Type LB Agar
Packaging Poly bottle
Product Type LB Agar, Miller
Quantity 500g

  • Directions for Media Preparation: Suspend 40g in 1L of purified water, such as BP2820 (Fisher BioReagents Microbial Cell Culture Grade Water). Heat to completely dissolve. Before use, sterilize by autoclaving for 15 minutes
  • Sodium chloride concentration of Miller formulation is 2X the concentration of the Lennox formulation to allow for optimal salt concentration for a specific strain