Handbook of Media for Clinical Microbiology

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CRC Press, May 17, 2006 - Medical - 544 pages
While evolving molecular diagnostic methods are being heralded for the role they will play in improving our ability to cultivate and identify bacteria, fungi, and viruses, the reality is that those new methods are still beyond the technical and financial reach of most clinical laboratories. Most clinical microbiology laboratories still rely upon cu
 

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HiCrome MSO157 Agar
249
HiCrome Rapid Enterococci Agar
250
Histoplasma capsulatum Agar
251
Histoplasma capsulatum Agar
252
Histoplasma capsulatum Broth
253
HL Agar
254
Horse Serum Agar
255
HR Antifungal Assay Medium Buffered with MOPS
256

Acetamide Medium
13
Achromobacter Choline Medium
14
Achromobacter Medium
15
Actinomyces Agar
16
Actinomycete Growth Medium
17
Aeromonas Differential Agar
18
AFPA
19
AKI Medium
20
Alcaligenes NA YE Medium
21
Alkaline Peptone Agar
22
Allantoin Broth
23
ALP Basal Medium
24
Amies Modified Transport Medium with Charcoal
25
Ampicillin Kanamycin Nutrient Agar
26
Ampicillin TY Salt Medium
27
Anaerobe Agar
28
Anaerobic Agar
29
Anaerobic Egg Yolk Agar
30
Anaerobic Oxalate Medium
31
Anaerobic TrypticaseTM Soy Agar with Calf Blood
32
Andrades Carbohydrate Broth and Indicator
33
Anthracis Chromogenic Agar
34
Antibiotic Medium 3 Plus
35
Antibiotic Medium 8
36
Antibiotic Medium 12
37
Antibiotic Sulfonamide Sensitivity Test Agar
38
Arginine Broth
39
Ascospore Agar
40
Aspergillus Medium
41
Avian Mycoplasma Agar
42
Azide Blood Agar
43
Azide Broth
44
Bacillus cereus Selective Agar Base
45
Bacillus Medium
46
BAF Agar
47
BairdParker Agar Supplemented
48
Basal Synthetic Medium
49
H7+ Plating Medium
50
BCYE Differential Agar
51
BCYE Selective Agar with CCVC
52
BCYE Selective Agar with GVPC
53
BCYE Selective Agar with PAV
54
Beef Extract Agar
55
Beef Infusion Broth
56
BHI with Glucose
57
BHI Medium
58
BiGGY Agar
59
Bile Esculin Agar with Kanamycin
60
Bile Salts Brilliant Green Starch Agar
61
BIN Medium
62
Bird Seed Agar
63
Bismuth Sulfite Broth
64
Blood Agar Base
65
Blood Agar Base with Peptone
66
Blood Agar Diphasic Base Medium
67
Blood Base Agar with Horse Blood
68
BMPAα Medium
69
Bordetella pertussis Selective Medium with Charcoal Agar Base
70
BordetGengou Medium
71
Bouillon Medium
72
Bovine Serum Albumin Tween 80 Agar
73
Bovine Serum Albumin Tween 80 Soft Agar
74
Brain Heart Infusion Agar
75
Brain Heart Infusion with 07 Agar
76
Brain Heart Infusion Agar with 10 Sheep Blood Gentamicin and Chloramphenicol
77
Brain Heart Infusion with Agar Yeast Extract Sucrose Horse Serum and Penicillin
78
Brain Heart Infusion Broth
79
Bovine Albumin Tween 80
80
Brain Heart Infusion with Rabbit Serum
81
Brain Heart Infusion with Sucrose and Horse Serum
82
BRILA MUG Broth
83
Brilliant Green 2Bile Broth Fluorocult
84
Bromcresol Purple Broth
85
Bromthymol Blue Broth
86
Brucella Agar Base Campylobacter Medium
87
Brucella Albimi Broth with Formate and Fumarate
88
Brucella Blood Agar with Hemin and Vitamin Ksub1
89
Brucella Broth with Additives
90
Brucella Broth Base Campylobacter Medium
91
Brucella Medium Base
92
Brucella Semisolid Medium with Glycine
93
BSK Medium
94
BSK Medium Revised
95
BTB Lactose Agar
96
BTU Medium
97
Buffered Peptone Water
98
BYEB
99
CAL Agar
100
Campylobacter Agar
101
Campylobacter Agar Skirrows
102
Campylobacter Charcoal Differential Agar
103
Campylobacter Enrichment Broth
104
Campylobacter fecalis Medium
105
Campylobacter fetus Medium
106
Campylobacter Isolation Agar B
107
Campylobacter rectus Medium
108
Campylobacter Selective Medium BlaserWang
109
Campylobacter Selective Medium Karmalis
110
Campylobacter sputorum Subspecies mucosalis Medium
111
Candida Isolation Agar
112
Carbon Assimilation Medium
113
Carbon Utilization Test
114
Carrot Potato Dextrose Agar
115
Casamino Acids Yeast Extract Lincomycin Medium
116
Casein Yeast Extract Glucose Broth
117
CCY Modified Medium
118
CDC Anaerobe Blood Agar with Phenylethyl Alcohol
119
Cefiximine Rhamnose Sorbitol MacConkey Agar
120
Cell Growth Medium
121
Cellobiose Polymyxin B Colistin Agar Modified
122
Cellobiose Polymyxin Colistin Agar
123
CFAT Medium
124
Chapman Stone Agar
125
Charcoal Blood Medium
126
Chlamydia Isolation Medium
127
Chloramphenicol Erythromycin LB Medium
128
Chloramphenicol L Broth Medium No 3
129
Chocolate Agar
130
Chocolate Agar Enriched
131
Chocolate II Agar
132
Cholera Medium TCBS
133
Chopped Meat Agar
134
Chopped Meat Broth with Vitamin Ksub1
135
Chopped Meat Glucose Agar
136
Chopped Meat Medium with Formate and Fumarate
137
Chopped Meat Medium Modified with Formate and Fumarate
138
Christensen Agar
139
Christensens Urea Agar
140
CHROMagar Listeria
141
Chromogenic Candida Agar
142
Chromogenic Salmonella Esterase Agar
143
Chromogenic UTI Medium Clear
144
CLED Agar
145
Clostridium difficile Agar
146
Clostridium Medium
147
Clostridium Medium
148
Clostridium Medium
149
Clostridium perfringens Agar OPSP
150
CN Screen Medium
151
Coletsos Medium
152
Coliform Agar Chromocult
153
Columbia Agar
154
Columbia Blood Agar Base with Horse Blood
155
Columbia Broth
156
Columbia CNA Agar Modified with Sheep Blood
157
Congo Red Agar
158
Congo Red BHI Agarose Medium
159
Conradi Drigalski Agar
160
Cooked Meat Medium
161
Cooked Meat Medium Modified
162
Cornmeal Yeast Glucose Agar
163
CreDm1 Medium
164
Crystal Violet Azide Esculin Agar
165
CTA Agar
166
CV A Medium
167
CYE Agar Buffered
168
Cystine Heart Agar with Rabbit Blood
169
Czapek Dox Broth
170
DCLS Agar
171
DemiFraser Broth
172
Deoxycholate Citrate Agar
173
Dermasel Agar Base
174
Dextrose Agar
175
Dextrose Starch Agar
176
Diamonds Medium Modified
177
Dilute Peptone Water
178
Diphasic Blood Agar Medium with 30 Blood
179
Dixon Agar
180
DNase Test Agar
181
DTM Agar
182
Dunkelberg Maintenance Medium
183
Eagle Medium
184
Eagle Medium
185
Eagles Minimal Essential Medium with Earles Salts and Nonessential Amino Acids
186
Earles Balanced Salts Phenol RedFree
187
ECD MUG Agar
188
Egg Yolk Emulsion
189
EMB Agar
190
Endo Agar
191
Endo Broth
192
Enteric Fermentation Base
193
EnterococcoselTM Agar
194
Enterococcus faecium Medium
195
Esculin Iron Agar
196
Ethyl Violet Azide Broth
197
Eubacterium Medium
198
Fastidious Anaerobe Agar Alternative Selective with Neomycin Vancomycin and Josamycin
199
Fastidious Anaerobe Agar Selective with Neomycin and Vancomycin
200
FDA Agar
201
Fermentation Medium
202
FG Broth
203
Fildes Enrichment Agar
204
Five gAgar
205
Fluid Sabouraud Medium
206
Fluid Thioglycolate Medium with Beef Extract
207
H7 Agar
208
Formate Fumarate Medium
209
Francisella tularensis Isolation Medium
210
GAM Agar
211
GBS Agar Base Islam
212
GC Agar
213
GC Agar with Ampicillin
214
GC Agar with Ampicillin and Gentamicin
215
GC Agar with Chloramphenicol Tetracycline and Ampicillin
216
GC Agar with Defined Supplements
217
GC Agar with Supplement A
218
GC Agar with Supplement A and with VCN Inhibitor
219
GC Agar with Supplement B
220
GC Medium New York City Formulation
221
GCII Agar
222
GC Medium with Chloramphenicol
223
Gelatin Agar
224
Gelatin Medium
225
Gelatin Phosphate Salt Broth
226
Glucose Phosphate Broth
227
Glycerol Agar
228
Gonococcus Medium
229
Group A Selective Strep Agar with Sheep Blood
230
H Broth
231
H Diphasic Medium
232
Haemophilus ducreyi Medium
233
Haemophilus influenzae Defined Medium MI
234
Haemophilus Medium
235
Hams F10 Medium
236
Heart Infusion Agar
237
Heart Infusion Agar with Glucose
238
Heart Infusion Agar with Rabbit Blood
239
Heart Infusion Broth with Inactivated Horse Serum and Fresh Yeast Extract
240
Hektoen Enteric Agar
241
Hemo ID Quad Plate with Growth Factors
242
Hersheys TrisBuffered Salts Medium
243
HiCromeTM Aureus Agar Base
244
HiCrome Coliform Agar with Novobiocin
245
HiCrome ECC Selective Agar
246
HiCrome Enterococci Broth
247
HiCrome MacConkeySorbitol Agar with TelluriteCefixime Supplement
248
Hydroxybenzoate Broth
257
Indole Medium
258
Inhibitory Mold Agar
259
Intracellular Growth Phase Medium
260
Irgasan Ticarcillin Chlorate Broth
261
IsoSensitest Broth
262
Jordans Tartrate Agar
263
Kasai Medium
264
Kelly Medium Selective Modified
265
KF Streptococcus Agar
266
KF Streptococcus Agar
267
KL Virulence Agar
268
Klebsiella Medium
269
Kligler Iron Agar
270
Korthof Medium
271
Kupferberg Trichomonas Broth
272
L Diphasic Blood Agar Medium
273
Lactose Egg Yolk Milk Agar
274
Lauryl Sulfate Broth
275
Lecithin Lactose Agar
276
Legionella Agar Base
277
Leishmania Medium
278
Leptospira Medium Modified
279
Leptotrichia Medium
280
Letheen Broth
281
Listeria Fermentation Broth
282
Littman Oxgall Agar
283
Liver Veal Egg Yolk Agar
284
Loeffler Blood Serum Medium
285
LombardDowell Agar
286
LombardDowell Egg Yolk Agar
287
LombardDowell Neomycin Agar
288
Low Iron YC Agar
289
LowensteinGruft Medium
290
LowensteinJensen Medium without Glycerol
291
LPM Agar with Esculin and Ferric Iron
292
Lysine Broth Falkow with NaCl
293
Lysine Ornithine Mannitol Agar
294
M9 Medium with Casamino Acids
295
MacConkey Agar CS
296
MacConkey Agar Fluorocult
297
Malachite Green Broth
298
MartinLewis Agar
299
Maximum Recovery Diluent
300
McClung CarbonFree Broth
301
McClungToabe Agar Modified
302
mCP Medium
303
Methylene Blue Milk Medium
304
Middlebrook ADC Enrichment
305
Middlebrook 7H9 Broth with Middlebrook OADC Enrichment and Triton WR 1339
306
Middlebrook 7H10 Agar with Middlebrook ADC Enrichment
307
Middlebrook 7H10 Agar with Middlebrook OADC Enrichment and Hemin
308
Middlebrook 7H10 Agar with Streptomycin
309
Middlebrook 7H11 Agar with Middlebrook ADC Enrichment
310
Middlebrook 7H11 Agar with Middlebrook OADC Enrichment and Triton WR 1339
311
Middlebrook Medium
312
Middlebrook OADC Enrichment
313
MitisSalivarius Agar
314
Møller Decarboxylase Broth
315
Motility Indole Ornithine Medium
316
Motility Nitrate Medium
317
Motility Test and Maintenance Medium Gilardi
318
MRS Agar
319
Mucate Control Broth
320
MuellerHinton Chocolate Agar
321
MWY Medium
322
MycobactoselTM Agar
323
Mycobactosel LJ Medium
324
Mycological Broth
325
Mycoplasma Agar Base
326
Mycoplasma Agar with Supplement P
327
Mycoplasma Broth Base
328
Mycoplasma Broth with Supplement P
329
Mycoplasmal Agar
330
Nelson Culture Medium for Naegleria
331
Neomycin Luria Agar
332
Neopeptone Infusion Agar
333
New York City Medium Modified
334
NIH Agar
335
Nitrate Broth
336
Nitrate Reduction Broth for Pseudomonas and Related Genera
337
NOS Spirochete Medium
338
Nutrient Agar
339
Nutrient Agar with Horse Serum
340
Nutrient Broth
341
NZY Agar
342
Oatmeal Agar
343
ONPG Broth
344
Oral Treponema Medium
345
Oxford Agar
346
OxidationFermentation Medium HughLeifsons
347
OxidativeFermentative Glucose Medium Semisolid
348
Pai Medium
349
Pasteurella haemolytica Selective Medium
350
Peptone Iron Agar
351
Peptone Meat Extract Soil Extract Agar
352
Peptone Yeast Trypticase Agar
353
PGA
354
Phenol Red Agar
355
Phenol Red Lactose Broth
356
Phenol Red Tartrate Agar
357
Phenylethanol Blood Agar
358
Pisu Medium
360
Plate Count MUG Agar
361
PolyβHydroxybutyrate Medium
362
Potassium Tellurite Agar
363
PPLO Broth with Crystal Violet
364
Proteose No 3 Agar
365
Proteose No 3 Agar
366
Pseudomonas Basal Mineral Medium
367
Purple Agar
368
Purple Lactose Agar
369
Pyrazinamidase Agar
370
R Medium
371
Rainbow Agar O157
372
Rapid Fermentation Medium
373
RappaportVassiliadis Enrichment Broth
374
Reduced Transport Fluid
375
Reinforced Clostridial Agar
376
Rice Extract Agar
377
Rogosa SL Agar
378
Russell DoubleSugar Agar
379
SABHI Agar Modified
380
Sabouraud Agar with CCG and 5 NaCl
381
Sabouraud Maltose Broth
382
Salmonella Rapid Test Elective Medium
383
Salt Tolerance Medium
384
Sautons Medium
385
Schaedler Agar
386
Schaedler KV Agar with Vitamin K 1 and Sheep Blood
387
Selenite Broth Base Mannitol
388
Sensitest Agar
389
Serratia Medium
390
Serum Potato Infusion Agar
391
Seven H11 Agar
392
Sierra Medium
393
Skim Milk Agar
394
Sodium Chloride Broth 65
395
Soft Agar Gelatin Overlay
396
Soy Peptone Broth
397
ST Holding Medium
398
Standard II Nutrient Agar
399
StaphylococcusStreptococcus Selective Medium
400
Starch Agar with Bromcresol Purple
401
Stock Culture Agar with LAsparagine
402
StrepB Carrot BrothTM
403
Streptococcus Medium
404
Streptosel Broth
405
Sucrose Phosphate Glutamate Transport Medium
406
Tap Water Agar
407
TCH Medium
408
Tellurite Glycine Agar
409
Tergitol 7 Agar H
410
Tetrathionate Broth
411
Tetrathionate Broth Hajna
412
Tetrathionate Reductase Test Medium
413
ThayerMartin Medium
414
ThayerMartin Medium Modified
415
ThayerMartin Medium Selective
416
ThayerMartin Selective Agar
417
Thioglycolate Broth USP Alternative
418
Thioglycolate Medium Brewer
419
Thioglycolate Medium without Glucose
420
Thioglycolate Medium without Indicator135C
421
Thiol Medium
422
Tissue Culture Dulbecco Solution
423
Tissue Culture Medium Eagle with Earle Balanced Salt Solution
424
Tissue Culture Medium Eagle HeLa
425
Tissue Culture Medium NCTC 109
426
Tissue Culture Medium RPMI No1640
427
Tissue Culture Minimal Medium Eagle with Earle Balanced Salts Solution
428
Tissue Culture Minimal Medium Eagle Spinner Modified
429
Tsub1Nsub1 Agar
430
TOC Agar
431
Toluidine Blue DNA Agar
432
TPGY Medium
433
Transgrow Medium
434
Transgrow Medium without Trimethoprim
435
Transport Medium Stuart
436
Treponema Medium
437
Treponema Medium
438
Treponema Medium
439
Treponema Medium
440
Treponema Medium Prereduced
441
Trichomonas Selective Medium
442
Trimethylamine NOxide Medium
443
Trypanosome Medium
444
Tryptic Soy Fast Green Agar
445
Trypticase Peptone Glucose Yeast Extract Broth Buffered
446
Trypticase Soy Agar Modified
447
Trypticase Soy Agar with Sheep Blood and Gentamicin
448
Trypticase Soy Agar with Sheep Blood and Tween 80
449
Trypticase Soy Broth without Glucose
450
Trypticase Soy Broth with Yeast Extract
451
Tryptone Phosphate Broth
452
Tryptone Yeast Extract Agar 1
453
Tryptose Agar with Thiamine
454
Tryptose Broth with Citrate
455
Tryptose Sulfite Cycloserine Agar
456
TSC Agar Fluorocult
457
Tween 80 Hydrolysis Broth
458
TY Medium
459
TYM Basal Medium Modified 1
460
U Agar Plates
461
U9 Broth
462
U9 Broth with Amphotericin B
463
U9C Broth
464
Urea Agar Base
465
Urea Broth Base
466
Urea Test Broth
467
UVM Listeria Enrichment Broth
468
V8 Agar
469
Veillonella Medium
470
Vibrio parahaemolyticus Sucrose Agar
471
Vitamin Bsub6 Blood Agar with PyridoxalHCl
472
VP Medium
473
VRE Agar
474
Wagatsuma Agar
475
Wickerham Broth
476
WilkinsChalgren Anaerobe Agar
477
WilkinsChalgren Anaerobe Broth
478
WolinBevis Medium
479
XL Agar Base
480
Xylose Sodium Deoxycholate Citrate Agar
481
Y1 Adrenal Cell Growth Medium
482
Yeast Extract Agar
483
Yeast Glucose Agar
484
YIS Medium
485
Agars
487
Meat and Plant Extracts
488
Growth Factors
489
Selective Components
491
pH Buffers
494
Tyndallization
495
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Ronald M. Atlas is Graduate Dean, Professor of Biology, and Professor of Public Health at the University of Louisville. He received his B.S. from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1968 and his M.S. and Ph.D. from Rutgers in 1970 and 1972, respectively. Dr. Atlas has received a number of honors including: The University of Louisville Excellence in Research Award, the Johnson and Johnson Fellowship for Biology, and the ASM Award in Applied and Environmental Microbiology. He has authored several microbiology textbooks and handbooks of microbiological media. His research has included development of diagnostic systems for pathogenic microorganisms. He has served on the editorial boards of Applied and Environmental Microbiology, BioScience, Biotechniques, Environmental Microbiology, Biosecurity, and Bioterrorism, and Journal of Industrial Microbiology. He is editor of Critical Reviews in Microbiology. He also has served as President of the American Society for Microbiology. James W. Snyder is Professor of Pathology in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Louisville School of Medicine and serves as the Director of Microbiology for the University of Louisville Hospital. He received his B.S. in 1969 and M.S. in 1970 from Eastern Kentucky University and Ph.D. in 1974 from the University of Dayton. Dr. Snyder is a diplomate of the American Board of Medical Microbiology (ABMM) and a Fellow in the American Academy of Microbiology. He has received a number of honors including: The South Central Association for Clinical Microbiology Outstanding Contribution to Microbiology Award, the Spirit of Louisville Foundation Award, Outstanding Service Award as Chairman of the Committee on Continuing Education of the American Society for Microbiology, and election to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He is the former Editor of The Yearbook of Clinical Microbiology and the Certified Clinical Microbiology Data Base. He is currently a member of the Critical Reviews in Microbiology editorial board and serves on the Professional Affairs Committee of the American Society for Microbiology. He maintains an active research program in both applied and basic clinical microbiology, including molecular techniques for the detection of pathogens and the assessment and comparison of automated and nonautomated diagnostic systems and tracking of microbial incidence and in vitro activity of antibiotics in support of local and national surveillance programs.

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