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Littman Oxgall Agar

For routine inoculation of specimens from skin, nails, hair etc.

Ingredients

  • Littman Oxgall Agar (US Biological L3025) 27.5 g
  • Distilled water 500 ml

Method

  1. Soak agar in 100 ml of water in stainless steel jug. Boil remaining 400 ml in a separate jug.
  2. When water has boiled add to soaking agar and reboil, stirring constantly.
  3. Dispense for slopes.
  4. Autoclave for 10 minutes at 121C, remove and slope.
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