Technical Data
Media
Sabouraud Dextrose Agar (Powder)
S0053-05
Microbiological Grade
Storage RT/4C    Shipping RT
Components (g/liter)
Casein Digest Peptone10.0
Dextrose40.0
Agar15.0
Total:65.0g/liter
A USP medium for use in performing total combined yeast and mold counts (microbial limit tests).

Growth*:
Aspergillus niger ATCC 16404
Candida albicans ATCC 10231
Saccharomyes cerevisiae ATCC 9763
Trichophyton mentagrophytes ATCC 9533

* The following results were obtained from type cultures after incubation at a temperature of 25C and observed after 2-7 days.

Storage and Stability:
Store powdered media at RT. Opened bottles should be capped tightly and kept in a dark, low humidity environment. Prepared media should be kept at 4C and used within a short period of time.


Directions: Mix 65.0 grams of the medium in one Liter of purified water until evenly dispersed. Heat with repeated stirring and boil for one minute to dissolve completely. Distribute and autoclave at 121.0C for 15 minutes. Storage and Stability:

Store powdered media at RT. Opened bottles should be capped tightly and kept in a dark, low humidity environment. Prepared media should be kept at 4C and used within a short period of time.

Appearance: Light beige, homogenous, free flowing powder

Solubility: Yellow to light amber, trace to slight haze, after autoclaving

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.