deoxycholate citrate (Leifson) agar


deoxycholate citrate (Leifson) agar
an agar medium containing meat infusion, peptone, lactose, sodium and ferric citrates, sodium deoxycholate, and neutral red, used for the primary culture and isolation of Salmonella and Shigella. Called also LDC a.

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