Czapek-Dox Broth

L&W Sterility Test Medium

L&W Sterility Test Medium

Czapek-Dox Agar

Product ID
Grouped product items
Package Size Qty
1 L
500 g

A semi-synthetic medium used for the for the routine cultivation of fungi, especially Aspergillus, Penicillium, and non-sporulating molds.

Sucrose serves as the only source of carbon while sodium nitrate serves as the sole source of nitrogen. Dipotassium phosphate buffers the medium. Magnesium sulphate, potassium chloride, and ferrous sulphate are included as essential ions necessary for growth.

Based on the original formulation by Thom & Church (1926), as modified by Thom & Raper (1945).

Solubility Water
Physical Form Solid
Grams of powder to prepare 1 Liter 50.01
Product Number C506
Synonyms Czapek Dox Agar, Czapek's Dox Agar, CZ, CDA
Weight 0.0000
Storage Temp. 2 to 8 °C
Tariff Code 3821.00.0000