Product Code TM 1131
Acetobacter species are aerobic, gram-negative organisms. Acetic acid bacteria are found in fruits with high carbohydrate concentration, which is selective for yeasts, that produce ethanol. This ethanol forms the substrate for acetic acid bacteria and may oxidize ethanol to acetic acid. Various synthetic and maintenance media for Acetobacter cultures have been cited. A typical maintenance medium is Acetobacter Agar Acetobacter Agar is formulated as per Manual of Microbiological Methods and used for the maintenance of Acetobacter species utilizing glucose or mannitol. Acetobacter Agar w/ liver extract is a modification of Acetobacter Agar.
for maintenance of dextrose positive Acetobacter species