The XLD AGAR BIOPREPARE nutrient was introduced by Taylor in 1965 to improve the cultivation of Shigella ssp , and has proven to be an excellent medium for Salmonella ssp.
It does not have many nutrients and relies on Sodium desoxycholate for selectivity.
Available in a pack of 10 plates.
GENERAL QUALITY CONTROL CHARACTERISTICS FOR THE XLD AGAR BIOPREPARE Box / 10
|Escherichia coli||25923||Partial suspension||Yellow Colonies|
|Salmonella typhimurium||14023||Good||Red colonies with black center|
|Shigella flexneri||12022||Good||Red Colonies|