cystine-tellurite agar


cystine-tellurite agar
an agar medium containing meat infusion, potassium tellurite, cystine, and agar enriched with blood, used for the isolation of Corynebacterium diphtheriae.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Tindale agar — a base composed of proteose peptone, sodium chloride, and agar to which is added an enrichment of bovine serum, L cystine, sodium thiosulfate, and potassium tellurite; used to detect Corynebacterium diphtheriae, which form grayish black colonies… …   Medical dictionary

  • Middlebrook 7H9 Broth — is a liquid growth medium specially used for culture of Mycobacterium, notably Mycobacterium tuberculosis[1]. Contents 1 Composition 2 See also 3 References …   Wikipedia


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