Ultra Pure Quick Dissolve Agar for LB Plate Preparation
$110.00 for 500 grams high pure quick dissolve agar (Cat. SK240-500). Free ground shipping to customers in US including Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands.
Agar, also called Agar-agar, is a gelatin-like product made primarily from the algae Gelidium and Gracilaria (red seaweeds). Best known as a solidifying component of bacteriological culture media. The high pure agar is produced by South Korea manufacturer through a greener way which eliminates organic chemicals treatment. Our high pure agar maximizes the growth of your bacteria and gives clear better vision for microscopy. Most of customers found 12g can generate 1 liters pretty solid agar plates.
Please note this is pure agar. You have to add nutrients into the agar when you prepare LB plates to grow micro-organisms.
Features & Advantages
Gel Point (1.5%): 32-38°C; Gel Strength (1.5%): 550-950 g/cm2;
Heavy Metals: ≤0.004%; Loss on Drying: ≤10.0%;
Melting Point: 80-90°C; Pass Thru 60 Mesh: ≥90(%);
pH (1.5%): 6.0-7.6; Turbidity (Nephelos): ≤40;
Solubility (Boiling Water): Clear; Storage: dry @ room temperature