Product Code TM 1913

  • Description

    Rosenow devised the original Brain Heart Infusion Broth by adding brain tissue to dextrose broth. Brain Heart Infusion Broth is a highly nutritious medium and is also well buffered to support the growth of wide variety of microorganisms. Recently this medium has been recommended by ISO committee for the detection of Staphylococcus aureus. With the additions of desired additives this medium can be specifically adopted for cultivation of various bacteria. Addition of 6.5% sodium chloride makes it selective for isolation of various salt tolerant bacteria like Enterococci. Brain Heart Infusion Broth is also used for the preparation of inocula for use in antimicrobial susceptibility tests.

  • Principle

    for propagation of pathogenic cocci and other fastidious organisms associated with blood culture work and allied pathological investigations and for enrichment of Staphylococcus aureus

  • Microorganism

    • Neisseria meningitidis
    • Staphylococcus aureus
    • Streptococcus pneumoniae
    • Streptococcus pyogenes
  • Industry

    • Clinical Diagnostics
    • Food & Beverages
    • Industrial & Lab Purposes
    • Veterinary
  • Regulation

    • ISO
  • Pack Size

    • 500 gm
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