Fluka-brand microbiology products from Sigma-Aldrich include:
Biochemical Reagents - Important tests for identification and confirmation of microorganisms, e.g. Kovac's reagent and many others
Discs & Strips - Convenient, user-friendly biochemical tests for rapid identification and confirmation of organisms, e.g. oxidase discs.
Kits - Immunological and biochemical-based principles, peptone and antifoam screening kit, microscopy kits. in situ hybridisation kits (detection by RNA).
Culture Media - including Chromogenic Media. Dehydrated powder media and ready-to-use culture media for manual pathogen detection, environmental monitoring and sterility testing.
Base Ingredients for Culture Media - Peptones, sugars, salts, indicators, selective agents, chromogenic substrates, supplements, antibiotics and more.
Microscopy Reagents - Staining kits and solutions, e.g. Gram stain and many others.
Certified Reference Microorganisms - Vitroids™ are quantitative microorganism standards certified acc. ISO 17025.
Our web site is a great place to find important information on basic microbiological theory, obtain instructions on how to select, prepare and use culture media, and stay up-to-date with our technical literature and catalogs.
We also have compiled a comprehensive bibliography on fundamental principles of microbiology, and provide useful links to key microbiological societies, databases and information sites on the Internet.
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