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broth

(brôth, brŏth)
n. pl. broths (brôths, brŏths, brôthz, brŏthz)
A liquid containing nutrients for culturing microorganisms: inoculated the broth with bacteria.

broth

1 a fluid culture medium, such as a solution of lactose or thioglycollate, used to support the growth of bacteria for laboratory analysis.
2 a beverage or other clear fluid made with meat extract and water, such as chicken bouillon.

broth

Food industry
A clear liquid made from meat, vegetables or bones boiled in water and used to prepare other foods.

Microbiology
A liquid medium—e.g., Müller-Hinton broth—that contains various nutrients and is used to culture bacteria and other microorganisms in culture.

broth

one of any number of liquid media, for example nutrient broth, used in microbiology for the growth of MICROORGANISMS. See MEDIUM.

broth

liquid media for culturing microorganisms.

cooked meat broth
a medium useful for culturing anaerobic bacteria.
enrichment broth
one modified to permit growth by selected bacteria. An example is selenite broth, which is selective for salmonellae.
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The culture labour calculations included: inoculation and streaking of media; enrichment broth inoculation; 24-hour culture interpretation; broth sub-culture; and 48-hour culture interpretation.
Moreover, performing PCR on the lysates obtained from enrichment broth has the advantage that it dilutes the inhibitors of PCR, detects live bacteria and saves time needed for the isolation and identification.
Isolates were obtained after being cultured in enrichment broth and not by direct plating, which suggests that spore counts were low (<3.
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Multiple culture plates and anaerobic enrichment broth tubes were inoculated at considerable expense for materials, not to mention technologist time.
In addition to the Harlequin[TM] Cronobacter sakazakii Isolation Medium, the company offers Cronobacter sakazakii Enrichment Broth.
Using a selective culture procedure with enrichment broth (bile esculin azide broth, Acumedia, LabFab, Ljusne, Sweden) containing vancomycin (8 [micro]g/ml) and aztreonam (60 [micro]g/ml), we isolated vancomycin-resistant E.
Developed as a modification of UVM medium made according to ISO 11290, Fraser Broth is a secondary enrichment broth for the isolation of Listeria spp.
ONE Broth-Salmonella is a highly nutritious enrichment broth containing a specific growth promoter to ensure excellent recovery of stressed and damaged Salmonella cells, whilst inhibiting the growth of competing micro-organisms.
Lab M's range of culture media includes Campylobacter Blood Free Selective Medium (modified CCDA) and Campylobacter Enrichment Broth (Bolton formulation).
Oxoid Ltd has launched a unique new enrichment broth for the complete selective enrichment of Listeria species from food samples in just twenty-four hours.
Lab M is seeing demand grow quickly for the company's recently launched pPrep[TM] Half Fraser Broth ISO (+FAC), a complete primary enrichment broth designed for use in the isolation of Listeria spp.