DECARBOXYLASE TEST MEDIUM BASE (FALKOW) (IS : 5887 (Part V) 1976, reaffirmed 2005)

Product Code TM 086

  • Description

    Decarboxylase test medium base was developed by Falkow for differentiating Salmonella & Shigella species on the basis of their decarboxylase activity. This medium is recommended by BIS for detection of dihydrolase and decarboxylase activity of Vibrio cholerae and other vibrios.

  • Principle

    for cultivation and di?erentiation of bacteria based on their decarboxylase activity

  • Microorganism

    • Enterobacter aerogenes
    • Escherichia coli
    • Klebsiella pneumoniae
    • Proteus vulgaris
    • Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    • Shigella flexneri
    • Vibrio cholerae
  • Industry

    • NA
  • Regulation

    • NA
  • Pack Size

    • 100 gm
    • 500 gm
  • Downloads

Follow Us

Kindly Follow Us