New Vitamin-Rich Peptone from Thermo Scientific Improves Microbial Growth
Thermo Scientific, has extended its range of Laboratory Preparations to include Tryptone X (product code LP0642), a new vitamin-rich pancreatic digest of casein. Tryptone X is obtained using an advanced process that allows the natural release of vitamins into the product. As a result, this highly nutritious peptone encourages improved growth rates for a variety of important micro-organisms.
In addition to complying with the specification for a pancreatic digest of casein in the U. S. Pharmacopoeia , Tryptone X also provides an excellent source of vitamins. It may be used as a constituent of media used in fermentation processes to produce antibiotics, extra-cellular protein, vaccines, interferon and diphtheria toxoid. It could also be used in industrial biotechnology for the production of recombinant proteins and speciality chemicals (ethanol, mannitol, bioplastic PHA, heavy duty detergents), in the production of monoclonal antibodies and for research purposes.
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Posted on April 20, 2007