HCM011 Selenite Cystine Broth (SC)




For selective enrichment of Salmonella.

Peptone provide carbon and nitrogen sources to meet the needs of bacterial growth; lactose are fermentable sugars; selenite, sodium hydrogen inhibit Gram-positive bacteria and gram-negative enterobacteria most non-Salmonella; phosphate-buffered agent; L- cystine as a reducing agent.

Formulation(per liter):
Peptone: 5g
Lactose :4g
Sodium selenite: 4g
Disodium hydrogen phosphate: 10g
L- cystine: 0.01g
Final pH 7.0 ± 0.2

How to use:
1. Weigh 23g of the product , adding 1 L of distilled or deionized water , heated to boiling stirring until completely dissolved, dispensing flask, cooled to room temperature .
2. Pipette 10mL of pre-enrichment sample broth or 25mL and transferred species in the liquid sample flask in a sterile environment.
3.Place into incubator, cultured at 36 ± 1 for 18-24h.
4. Observe the results.

Quality control:
Quality control strains were inoculated ,and cultured at 36 ± 1 for 18-24h ,results show as follows:
strain name strain code growth feature
Salmonella typhi CMCC (B) 50071 good red, cloudy
Salmonella typhimurium CMCC (B) 50115 good red, cloudy
Escherichia coli ATCC25922 — remain unchanged

Storage: Store in a dark, cool and dry place, tighten the cap immediately after use. Storage period of three years.

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