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Furukawa Agar – A novel bacteriological agar designed to inhibit fungal contamination when sampling organic compost

Author:
Furukawa, Maika, Stirling, Jonathan, Misawa, Naoaki, Moore, John E.
Source:
Journal of microbiological methods 2018 v.144 pp. 88-90
ISSN:
0167-7012
Subject:
agar, bacteria, composts, fungi, microbial contamination
Abstract:
A novel bacteriological agar, named Furukawa Agar, has been specifically designed to inhibit the growth of filamentous fungi during microbiological examination of bacteria from organic compost, thereby allowing complete analysis of the resulting bacterial organisms, without the overgrowth with filamentous fungi.
Agid:
5847494