MacConkey Agar without Salt

Detect and enumerate coliforms in urine samples to diagnose UTIs on this differential medium which prevents Proteus swarming.

Brand: Thermo Scientific Oxoid

Manufacturer Part Number: PO0148A

X10 Mac Conkey Agar without salt (10 PLATES)

UNSPSC: 41106212

Code: 64

Additional Details:
Additional Details: Weight: 1.00000kg

Disclaimers: For In Vitro Diagnostic Use.

Product Code. 12972578

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1 £19.35 / Pack of 10
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Description and Specification


Color Salmon pink, transparent
Description MacConkey Agar without Salt
Fill Volume 19mL
Fill Weight 19g ± 5%
Format 90mm monoplate
Manufacturing Origin Germany
Packaging Flow wrapped - single layer
Quantity 10/Pk.
Shelf Life 9 weeks
Storage Requirements 2-8°C

MacConkey Agar without Salt has the same formulation as MacConkey Agar except that it does not contain added salt and, therefore, provides a ‘low electrolyte medium’ on which most Proteus species do not spread. The medium has found particular favour for use in the examination of urine samples so that overgrowth of other organisms is prevented.