YGC agar – Yeast extract glucose chloramphenicol agar FIL-IDF for microbiology


Catalogue Number116000
SynonymsYeast extract glucose chloramphenicol agar

Product Information

HS Code3821 00 00
Quality LevelMQ200


Appearance (color)yellowish-brown
pH-value (25 °C)6.4 – 6.8
Recovery on test medium (Candida albicans ATCC 10231 (WDCM 00054))≥ 70 %
Recovery on test medium (Saccharomyces cerevisiae ATCC 9763 (WDCM 00058))≥ 70 %
Recovery on test medium (Saccharomyces cerevisiae ATCC 9080)≥ 70 %
Recovery on test medium (Escherichia coli ATCC 25922 (WDCM 00013))≤ 0.01 %
Recovery on test medium (Bacillus cereus ATCC 11778 (WDCM 00001))≤ 0.01 %
Recovery on test medium (Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 25923 (WDCM 00034))≤ 0.01 %
Growth (Geotrichum candidum DSM 1240)good to very good
Growth (Penicillium commune ATCC 10428)good to very good
Growth (Aspergillus brasiliensis (formerly A. niger) ATCC 16404 (WDCM 00053))good to very good
Incubation: 5 days; 28 °C; aerobic

Safety Information

Storage class10 – 13 Other liquids and solids
WGKWGK 3 highly hazardous to water
Relatively unreactive organic reagents should be collected in container A. If halogenated, they should be collected in container B. For solid residues use container C.