Product Code TM 125
Hugh Leifson Medium was formulated by Hugh and Leifson. They described the taxonomic significance of fermentative and oxidative metabolism of carbohydrates in gram-negative intestinal bacteria.
There are two ways of utilizing carbohydrates by microorganisms, namely fermentation and oxidation. This property may be frequently used for the differentiation of some bacteria.
for detecting aerobic and anaerobic breakdown of glucose