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Improved Listeria monocytogenes selective agar

Author:
Lee, W.H., McClain, D.
Source:
Applied and environmental microbiology 1986 v.52 no.5 pp. 1215
ISSN:
0099-2240
Subject:
Listeria monocytogenes, agar, lithium, isolation, food contamination, laboratory rearing
Abstract:
By increasing the LiCl concentration to 5 g/liter and adding 20 mg of moxalactam per liter to modified McBride agar base, it was possible to inhibit the growth of many bacteria which interfered with the recovery of Listeria monocytogenes from beef.
Agid:
22771
Handle:
10113/22771