PEPTONE WATER (as per BIS)

SKU: sku-2019
Description: 
General purpose growth medium & as the base of carbohydrate fermentation media. It is recommended by BIS committee under specification IS:5887 (Part I) 1976, reaffirmed 2005.      PEPTONE WATER (as per BIS) is used for general purpose growth medium & as the base of carbohydrate fermentation  media.  Peptone  Water  is  recommended  by  BIS  for  detection  of  Indole  production  by Escherichia coli.          Peptic digest of animal tissue provides essential nutrients. Sodium chloride maintains the osmotic balance. To  detect  indole  production  add  0.5  ml  of  Kovacs  reagent  to  the  tube  and  shake  the  tube  gently. Appearance of a red colour indicates presence of indole.
Product Code: 
TM 805