Product Code TMH 107
The family Enterobacteriaceae consists of Salmonella, Shigella and other enteric pathogens. These organisms may find entry into the food system through faecally contaminated water. But majority of these organisms are eliminated under the stringent food processing parameters. However, some of these organisms may remain viable or become sub lethally injured during the changes in pH, exposure to steam or heat and other unfavorable conditions. These bacteria may contaminate the product and therefore, are required to be isolated using an enrichment medium. Mossel et al formulated EE Broth, Mossel, which is recommended as an enrichment medium for bile tolerant gram-negative bacteria in the biological examination of foods, animal feed stuffs. This medium is prepared as per European Pharmacopeia and is in accordance with the harmonized method of USP/BP/EP/JP/IP.
for selective enrichment of Enterobacteriaceae