Used in the cultivation of fungi. The corn meal in the medium provides carbon, nitrogen, and vitamins required for organism growth, while agar is the solidifying agent of the medium. Corn Meal Agar stimulates sporulation in C. albicans, and can aid in suppressing other fungal growth (Baron, 1990).
|Grams of powder to prepare 1 Liter||22.00|
|Synonyms||CMA; Cornmeal Agar|
|Storage Temp.||Room Temperature|