Actero™ Other Applications Enrichment Media

Food and environmental samples require enrichment before pathogen testing grow target micro-organisms, making it easier to detect in test samples.

Actero™ UNIVERSAL Enrichment Media represents established formulations that can be used for standard testing protocols employed in today’s labs.

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View our list of Universal Actero™ Other Applications Enrichment Media products available below.

FSI Cat # Product Name Format Description
FCM-058
FCM-059
FCM-060
ACTERO™ BAIRD PARKER AGAR
10KG
2KG
500g
Baird Parker Agar is used with Egg Yolk Tellurite Enrichment for the detection, isolation and enumeration of coagulasepositive staphylococci in foods and cosmetics. MSDS
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FCM-158
FCM-159
FCM-160
ACTERO™ BARNEY MILLER AGAR
10KG
2KG
500G
Barney Miller Agar is used for the detection and enumeration of beer spoilage microorganisms. This medium was developed by Barney, Kot, and Chicoye at Miller Brewing Company to detect the presence of lactic acid bacterium. MSDS
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FCM-134
FCM-135
FCM-137
ACTERO™ HEKTOEN ENTERIC AGAR
10KG
2KG
500g
Hektoen Enteric Agar is a differential agar medium used for the isolation and identification of pathogens found in the intestinal tract. MSDS
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FCM-164
FCM-165
FCM-166
ACTERO™ LACTOBACILLI MRS BROTH
10KG
2KG
500g
Lactobacilli MRS Broth, also referred to as Lactobacillus MRS Broth or LMRS Broth, is an agar medium used for the selective isolation and enumeration of lactobacilli from various sources. MSDS
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FCM-170
FCM-171
FCM-172
ACTERO™ LACTOBACILLI MRS BROTH W/O DEXTROSE
10KG
2KG
500G
Lactobacillus MRS Broth w/o Dextrose, also referred to LMRS Broth w/o Dextrose, is used for the selective isolation and enumeration of lactobacilli from various sources including. MSDS
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FCM-167
FCM-168
FCM-169
ACTERO™ LACTOBACILLI MRS AGAR
10Kg
2KG
500g
Lactobacilli MRS Agar, also referred to as Lactobacillus MRS Agar or LMRS Agar, is an agar medium used for the selective isolation and enumeration of lactobacilli from various sources which include feces and dairy. MSDS
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FCM-037
FCM-038
FCM-039
ACTERO™ MEDIABOX™ – BUFFERED PEPTONE WATER
5L
10L
20L
A 5/10/20L Mediabox™ of Buffered Peptone Water that assists in the recovery of fastidious microorganisms. Recommended for use in HACCP. MSDS
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FCM-035
FCM-036
ACTERO™ MEDIABOX™ – BUTTERFIELDS
5L
10L
A 5L/10L  Mediabox™ of sterile Butterfields for food and dairy products (APHA, FDA, AOAC, or USP methods). MSDS
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FCM-033
FCM-034
ACTERO™ MEDIABOX™ – PHOSPHATE BUFFER
5L
10L
A 5L/10L Mediabox™ of Sterile Phosphate Buffer for water and waste water analysis (APHA or EPA methods). MSDS
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FCM-031
FCM-032
ACTERO™ MEDIABOX™ – STERILE WATER
5L
10L
Autoclaved sterile water. MSDS
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FCM-112
FCM-113
FCM-114
ACTERO™ MEDIABOX™ 0.1% PEPTONE
5L
10L
20L
ACTERO™ Mediabox™ 0.1% Peptone Water: Ready to Use sample diluent for the preparation of suspensions of microorganisms. MSDS
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FCM-123
ACTERO™ MEDIABOX™ LACTOSE BROTH
20L
ACTERO™Lactose Broth is used for the detection and/or verification of the presence of Salmonella and other coliform organisms in water, foods, dairy, and pharmaceutical products. This media is frequently used as a pre-enrichment in the analysis of food, milk products and water for Salmonella. MSDS
FCM-236
FCM-237
ACTERO™ MEDIABOX™ TSB
5L
10L
Tryptic Soy Broth (Soybean-Casein Digest Medium) is a general purpose liquid enrichment medium used in qualitative procedures for the sterility test and for the enrichment and cultivation of aerobic microorganisms that are not excessively fastidious. In clinical microbiology, it may be used for the suspension, enrichment and cultivation of strains isolated on other media. MSDS
FCM-097
FCM-098
FCM-099
ACTERO™ ORANGE SERUM AGAR
10KG
2KG
500g
Orange Serum Agar is used for the cultivation of aciduric microorganisms, particularly those associated with the spoilage of citrus products. MSDS
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FCM-149
FCM-150
FCM-151
ACTERO™ PEPTONE WATER
10KG
2KG
500g
Peptone Water is a minimal growth, non-selective medium used for cultivating non-fastidious organisms, studying carbohydrate fermentation patterns and performing the indole test. MSDS
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FCM-067
FCM-068
FCM-069
ACTERO™ STANDARD METHODS AGAR
10KG
2KG
500g
Standard Methods Agar conforms to APHA (American Public Health Association) and AOAC (Association of Official Analytical Chemists) specifications for the enumeration of bacteria in dairy, food and other sanitary materials. This formulation is also synonymous with Plate Count Agar. MSDS
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FCM-152
FCM-153
FCM-154
ACTERO™ TRYPTIC SOY AGAR
Tryptic Soy Agar, otherwise known as Trypto Soy Agar or Trypticase Soy Agar, is a general growth medium prepared with or without enrichments. MSDS
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FCM-185
FCM-186
FCM-187
ACTERO™ TRYPTIC SOY AGAR W/ LECITHIN & TWEEN 80
10KG
2KG
500g
Tryptic Soy Agar w/ Lecithin & Tween 80 (Polysorbate 80) is recommended for the detection and enumeration of microorganisms on surfaces where the monitoring of sanitation is important. MSDS
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FCM-070
FCM-071
FCM-072
ACTERO™ TRYPTIC SOY BROTH
10KG
2KG
500g
Tryptic Soy Broth, commonly referred to as Soybean-Casein Digest Medium or Trypto Soy Broth, is used for the cultivation of a wide variety of microorganisms. MSDS
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FCM-155
FCM-156
FCM-157
ACTERO™ UNIVERSAL BEER AGAR
10KG
2KG
500g
Universal Beer Agar was formulated by Kozulis and Page to isolate and enumerate a wide variety of bacteria and yeast which are encountered in the brewing industry. MSDS
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