beef infusion culture medium
see infusion m.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • sodium chloride (6.5 per cent) culture medium — a broth medium containing beef heart infusion, peptone, and 6.5 per cent sodium chloride, used for the selective culture of enterococci (especially group D streptococci) and other salt tolerant organisms. Nutrient broth or soybean casein digest… …   Medical dictionary

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  • infusion medium — a medium containing infusion of fresh meat (commonly veal or beef), peptone, and sodium chloride, used as a liquid medium (broth) or solidified with agar, used for the culture of fastidious bacteria and as a base for enriched media …   Medical dictionary

  • Loeffler coagulated serum medium — a culture medium containing veal infusion, beef serum, and glucose, solidified by coagulation of the serum, used for the isolation of Corynebacterium diphtheriae …   Medical dictionary

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  • Mueller-Hinton-IH agar — an agar medium containing beef infusion, casein hydrolysate, starch, hemoglobin, and a complex enrichment supplement, used for the culture of Legionella …   Medical dictionary

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