BHI Agar [Brain Heart Infusion Agar], 500 Grams

  • SKU: B11500-500.0
  • Pack Size: 500 G

Brain Heart Infusion Agar

Water with Heat

Room Temperature


Recommended for the cultivation of a wide variety of microorganisms including many types of pathogens. BHI Agar is currently recommended as a general medium for aerobic bacteria and for the primary recovery of fungi from clinical specimens.

Dissolve 50 grams in 1L distilled water. Sterilize by autoclaving 15 minutes.

Ingredients:

Brain Heart Infusion from solids: 17.5 g/l
Pancreatic Digest of Gelatin: 10.0 g/l
Dextrose: 2.0 g/l
Sodium Chloride: 5.0 g/l
Disodium Phosphate: 2.5 g/l
Agar: 13.5 g/l

1.2364 lbs

3.50 x 7.00 x 3.50


Product usually ships within 24 hours.
Research or further manufacturing use only, not for food or drug use.
  • Appearance: Homogeneous Free Flowing,Beige Powder
  • ph (5.2% Solution @ 25 0C): 7.2 - 7.6
  • Microorganism (Aspergillus niger ATCC 16404): Good
  • Microorganism (Candida albicans ATCC 10231): Good
  • Microorganism (Escherichia Coli ATCC 25922): Good
  • Microorganism (Neisseria meningitides ATCC 13090): Good
  • Microorganism (Saccharomyces cerevisiae ATCC 9763): Good
  • Microorganism (Staphylcoccus Aureus ATCC 25923): Good
  • Microorganism (Streptococcus pneumoniae ATCC 6305): Good
  • Microorganism (Streptococcus pyogenes ATCC 19615): Good
  • Microorganism SRBC (E.Coli ATCC 25922): Good, Beta Hemolysis
  • Microorganism SRBC (Neisseria meningitides ATCC 13090): Good, No Hemolysis
  • Microorganism SRBC (Staphylcoccus Aureus ATCC 25923): Good, Beta Hemolysis
  • Microorganism SRBC (Streptococcus pneumoniae ATCC 6305): Good, Alpha Hemolysis
  • Microorganism SRBC (Streptococcus pyogenes ATCC 19615): Good, Beta Hemolysis