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Synonyms for agar

any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent

a colloidal extract of algae


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Each colony was used to inoculate a brain heart infusion agar slant and a tube of brain heart infusion broth.
The catheter tip was immersed in 2 mL of brain heart infusion agar, and semiquantitative culture was performed on the blood agar plate using 100 [micro]L of the solution.
jejuni were spread on brain heart infusion agar (Difco-Becton-Dickinson, Sparks, MD, USA), supplemented with 0.
Pythium insidiosum can be cultured on Sabouraud dextrose or brain heart infusion agar at 37[degrees]C from clinical material, such as pus, lesion exudates, and biopsy material.
NCCLS recommends the use of an agar screen plate consisting of brain heart infusion agar containing 6 [micro]g/ml of vancomycin to detect low- and intermediate-level vancomycin resistance (9).