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EMB (Levine) Agar Powder, 500g – Selective and Differentiating Growth Medium - Innovating Science

SKU IS5158
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  • SELECTIVE GROWTH MEDIUM || 500g bottle of powdered growth medium. Used to grow, maintain and study gram-negative bacteria in petri dishes or culture tube slants.
  • DIFFERENTIATING GROWTH MEDIUM || Eosin-methylene blue agar can differentiate lactose-fermenting bacteria from non-fermenting bacteria.
  • EASY TO PREPARE || Simply mix 36 g medium with 1 L deionized water and bring to a boil while stirring to ensure medium is completely dissolved. Pour into petri dishes or culture tubes, then allow medium to cool and harden.
  • EXCELLENT FOR LABORATORIES AND CLASSROOMS || Ideal for use in general biology and microbiology laboratories and classrooms. This medium will only allow gram-negative bacteria to grow. Lactose fermenting bacteria will form colored colonies while non-lactose fermenting bacteria will grow colorless colonies. E.coli colonies will display a characteristic green sheen to aid in identification.
  • MANUFACTURED IN THE USA || The Curated Chemical Collection by Innovating Science is comprised of high quality chemical products that manufactured in the United States.
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500 grams of EMB (Levine) agar, used to select for gram-negative bacteria and differentiate between lactose-fermenting and non-fermenting species. Agar comes dehydrated in a plastic open-mouth bottle for convenient storage. Each bottle makes 13 L of growth medium. Each bottle comes with an SDS, providing safe handling and storage information.



For Laboratory Use Only
Not for drug, food, or household use. Keep out of reach of children. For more information, refer to the Safety Data Sheet.