HUGH LEIFSON MEDIUM (IS : 5887 (Part V) 1976, reaffirmed 2005)

Product Code TM 742

  • Description

    Hugh Leifson Medium is recommended by BIS for the isolation and cultivation of Vibrio cholerae and other Vibrio species which cause food poisoning. It was formulated by Hugh and Leifson. They described the taxonomic significance of fermentative and oxidative metabolism of carbohydrates in gram-negative intestinal bacteria.

  • Principle

    for detecting aerobic and anaerobic breakdown of glucose.

  • Microorganism

    • Enterobacter aerogenes
    • Escherichia coli
    • Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    • Salmonella typhi
    • Shigella sonnei
  • Industry

    • NA
  • Regulation

    • NA
  • Pack Size

    • 100 gm
    • 500 gm
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