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Food & Beverage applications

WL Nutrient Agar

Medium for the cultivation and enumeration of yeasts, moulds and bacteria in the brewing and other fermentation industries

WL (Wallerstein Laboratory) Nutrient Agar is a medium used for the cultivation and enumeration of fungal and bacterial species that can be encountered in beer brewing and other industrial fermentations. This medium meets the formula developed by Green and Gray while studying various fermentation processes. 
Ref. 163712
20 plates/pack
10-25°C storage temperature
6 months shelf life  

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Liofilchem manufactures CultiControl microorganisms, lyophilized reference stock culture preparations containing a single strain of a microorganism.  
These microorganism preparations are intended to be used for quality control of culture media, educational/instructional programs and industrial applications. 
The microorganism preparations are 1st passage derived from the NCTC (National Collection of Type Cultures, operated by Public Health England).
freeze-dried microorganisms
Packaging: 1 vial containing 5 pellets
Applications: Culture purposes, QC of ID devices, QC of AST devices
730 days shelf life
2-8°C storage temperature
1st passage from the original NCTC culture

NCTC® is a registered trademark of Public Health England. Liofilchem is licensed to use these trademarks and to sell products derived from NCTC® cultures.