Technical Data
Media
Campylobacter Antimicrobic Supplement, Blaser
C1038-01
Microbiological Grade
Storage 4C    Shipping RT
Components per Vial:
Polymyxin B1250U
Vancomycin5.0mg
Trimethoprim2.5mg
Amphotericin B1.0mg
Cephalothin7.5mg
Antimicrobic for the selective isolation of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli. Used for the supplementation of Campylobacter Blood Agar Base. This antimicrobic supplement provides for reduced growth of normal enteric bacteria and better growth and recovery of C. jejuni from fecal specimens. Presence of Amphotericin B in the supplement inhibits growth of fungi. Cephalothin inhibits the normal bacterial flora associated with fecal samples.


Rehydration Instructions: Use aspetic technique in rehydrating the supplement and in adding the supplement to the basal medium. Reconstitute contents of one vial with 5ml sterile, purified water. Each vial is sufficient for use with 500ml basal medium.

Storage and Stability: Unopened vials stored at 4C is good for up to 24 months. Do not open or rehydrate until ready to use. Contents of rehydrated vial can be stored at 4C and must be used within 24 hours after rehydration. Do not use the rehydrated supplement if it is contaminaed, partially or totally evaporated, or shows other signs of deterioration.

Form: Supplied as a powder

Appearance: As reported

Solubility: As reported

pH: As reported

Important Note: This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.


Important Note: This product as supplied is intended for research use only, not for use in human, therapeutic or diagnostic applications without the expressed written authorization of United States Biological.

1. Blaser M, et al. 1979. Campylobacter enteritis: clinical and epidemiologic features. Ann. Intern. Med. 91:179-185. 2. Blaser M, et al. 1978. Campylobacter enteritis associated with canine infection. Lancet ii: 979-980.