Education and Research
We offer an immediate 30% discount off our UK price list for low volume media requirements to any school or educational research laboratory. Contact us today for a quotation – we will not be beaten on price!!
Hospitals - clinical microbiology departments
we offer these laboratories discounts against weekly/monthly/bi-monthly standings. Contact us today and compare our prices to leading market suppliers! Also offer immediate discounts for one-off orders against the following off-the-shelf media items in our range:
* without salt
* with salt
* No. 3
A semi-selective medium for the isolation and differentiation of gram negative and gram- positive organisms. No. 3 will not grow staphylococci or streptococci
Yeast & Moulds
* Sabouraud dextrose agar
* Dermatophyte test medium
* Chloramphenical supplement
added to suppress bacterial growth. May add cycloheximide to inhibit saprophytic fungi.
* GC agar base
Selective for N.gonnorhoeae and N.meningitidis. Various selective supplements.
Blood agar bases
* Blood agar base
* Blood agar base No.2
* Columbia agar
A general purpose medium to encourage the growth of all micro-organisms
Sensitivity test media
* Sensitivity test agar
* Mueller Hinton agar
* Mueller Hinton broth
All clinical specimens which exhibit growth of pathogens
Antibiotic test media to identify antibiotic susceptibilities of clinically significant organisms
* Numerous - see product list
A range of selective enrichment and selective plating media for isolation of Salmonella
* C.L.E.D (SI or DI)
* MacConkey Agar
A general growth media for urine specimens
* Anaerobe Isolation Agar
* Anaerobe Isolation Broth
Exacting and nutritionally rich media for optimal growth of anaerobic microorganisms
Isolation of food poisoning organism.
* Camp. Enrichment broth plus supplement.
* Campylobacter blood free medium plus supplement
Isolation of Listeria monocytogenes, food poisoning organism causing meningitis and miscarriage.
* Listeria enrichment broth plus supplement.
* Oxford Agar + supplement, UVM Broth + supplements
* Fraser Broth + supplement
* Palcam Broth and Palcam Agar + supplements.
PEPTONES, HYDROLYSATES, EXTRACTS, AMINO ACIDS, BILE PRODUCTS, BIOCHEMICALS, CARBOHYDRATES, DYES AND INDICATORS, ENZYMES, AGARS AND TISSUES FOR INFUSION:
Whether it’s for QC testing or bulk fermentation Microtrade Ltd., now offer an even wider range of protein sources available for degradation into utilisable nutrients. The most commonly used culture media ingredient range comprises of raw materials packed in 5kg - 50kg pack sizes. A bespoke service is available (AT NO EXTRA CHARGE) for special packing should customers require it, with delivery geared to each individual client's need. Don't tie-up thousands of £££'s in raw material stocks when we can provide you with stock off the shelf as and when you need it!
Take a look at just a small selection of ingredients available to you without minimum order quantity:
Magnesium Chloride Anhydrous
Bile Salts No.3
Yeast Extract Powder A
Beef Extract Powder
Acid Hydrolysed Casein (Neutralised)
Tryptone (Casein Hydrolysate)
Balanced Peptone No.1
Tryptose (Blend of Peptones)
Veal Infusion Solids
Meat Peptone (B)
Bacteriological Grade Agar
Life science research - Microbiology research / Molecular biology
Contact us for special discounts for your industry.
Water - Potable and recreational waters, pollution-monitoring agencies Contact us for special discounts for your industry.
Veterinary - Animal health, government agencies, vaccine production contact us for special discounts for your industry.
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