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Healthlink 1146
BD 221261
BD 221270
BD 221267
BD 221291
McKesson # 231754 881676 916363 887028 17514
Description Prepared Media Strep Select Agar Mono-Plate Format Prepared Media BD BBL™ Trypticase™ Soy Agar with 5% Sheep Blood (TSA II™) Dark Red Mono-Plate Format Prepared Media BD BBL™ MacConkey II Agar Light Beige Mono-Plate Format Prepared Media BD BBL™ Chocolate II Agar Dark Brown Mono-Plate Format Prepared Media BD BBL™ Trypticase™ Soy Agar with 5% Sheep Blood / MacConkey II Agar Bi-Plate Format
Manufacturer # 1146221261221270221267221291
Brand  BD BBL™BD BBL™BD BBL™BD BBL™
Manufacturer HealthlinkBDBDBDBD
Invoice MEDIA, STREP SELECT AGAR (10/SL)PLATE, BLOOD TSA 5% (100/BX)MEDIA, MAC CONKEY II AGAR (100/CT) 21270PLATES AGAR CHOCOLATE 100/BXMEDIA, TSA W/5% SB & MACONK (100/CT) 4321291
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Comparison

Color Dark RedLight BeigeDark Brown
Cultivation or Test Type Throat CultureCultivating Fastidious MicroorganismsDetection of Coliform Organisms and Enteric PathogensFor Isolation and Cultivation of Fastidious Microorganisms, especially Neisseria and Haemophilus species, from Variety of Clinical SpecimensCultivating Fastidious Microorganisms, Detection of Coliform Organisms and Enteric Pathogens
Dimensions 15 X 100 mm
Format Mono-Plate FormatMono-Plate FormatMono-Plate FormatMono-Plate FormatBi-Plate Format
Type Strep Select AgarTrypticase™ Soy Agar with 5% Sheep Blood (TSA II™)MacConkey II AgarChocolate II AgarTrypticase™ Soy Agar with 5% Sheep Blood / MacConkey II Agar
Application Prepared MediaPrepared MediaPrepared MediaPrepared MediaPrepared Media
Country of Origin UnknownUnknownUnknownUnknownUnknown
Product Dating McKesson Acceptable Dating: we will ship >= 21 daysMcKesson Acceptable Dating: we will ship >= 21 daysMcKesson Acceptable Dating: we will ship >= 21 daysMcKesson Acceptable Dating: we will ship >= 21 daysMcKesson Acceptable Dating: we will ship >= 21 days
Storage Requirements Requires RefrigerationRequires RefrigerationRequires RefrigerationRequires RefrigerationRequires Refrigeration
UNSPSC Code 4110620041106200411062004110620041106200
Features and Benefits
  • 10 Plates
  • Trypticase™ Soy Agar is a general purpose medium which supports the growth of a variety of bacteria and fungi
  • Used for cultivating fastidious microorganisms and for visualization of hemolytic reactions produced by many bacterial species
  • MacConkey II Agar, a specially-designed improvement to MacConkey Agar, features increased inhibition of swarming Proteus spp., superior growth of enteric organisms and more definitive differentiation of lactose fermenters and nonfermenters
  • Macconkey agar is also used in the bam (bacteriological analytical manual) of the food and drug administration (fda) procedure for isolating e. coli from foods
  • 100 Plates
  • BD BBL™ prepared plated media: Chocolate II Agar (GC II Agar with Hemoglobin and IsoVitaleX™) is for the isolation and cultivation of fastidious microorganisms, especially Neisseria and Haemophilus species, from a variety of clinical specimens
  • Formulation: pancreatic digest of Casein 7.5g/L, Selected meat Peptone 7.5g/L, Corn Starch 1g/L, Dipotassium Phosphate 4g/L, Monopotassium Phosphate 1g/L, Sodium Chloride 5g/L, Agar 12g/L, Hemoglobin 10g/L, IsoVitaleX™ enrichment 10mL
  • Macconkey agar is recommended for use with clinical specimens likely to contain mixed microbial flora, such as urine, respiratory and wound, because it allows a preliminary grouping of enteric and other gram-negative bacteria
  • It is also utilized in the microbiological examination of foods