LB Agar, Miller Modification
Contains the nutrients as described by Bertani (1951), and Luria & Burrows (1955). Formulation modified by Miller (1972).
This medium is used to grow Escherichia coli for molecular biology applications. This rich medium supports the rapid growth of Escherichia coli for molecular biology applications, as well as other microbes during general culture maintenance. This is the most widely-used formulation of LB Broth (Stambrook,1989).
Synonyms: Lysogeny Agar; Luria-Bertani Agar.
|Grams of powder to prepare 1 Liter||37|
|Synonyms||Lysogeny Agar, Luria-Bertani Agar|
|Storage Temp.||2 to 8 °C|