InTray® TSA w/ 5% Sheep Blood 20pk
InTray TSA (Tryptic Soy Agar) is a non-selective medium used for isolation, cultivation and enumeration of non-fastidious and fastidious microorganisms. The device is designed to interface directly with standard methods for bacterial testing of water samples using the Membrane Filter (MF) Technique1. TSA with 5% Sheep Blood is a preferred medium for isolation and enumeration of hemolytic bacteria.
TSA is the medium specified as Soybean-Casein-Digest Agar Medium by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP) for the total aerobic count portion of microbial limit testing procedures. The medium is also used for maintenance of stock cultures, plate counts and isolation of organisms from a variety of specimen types.