Bacteriology

Deoxycholate Citrate Agar (DCA): Composition, Preparation, Uses and Colony Characteristics

This post was most recently updated on March 26th, 2019Deoxycholate Citrate Agar (DCA) is a selective and differential medium,  recommended for the isolation of enteric pathogens particularly Salmonella and Shigella species. Deoxycholate Citrate Agar is […]

Culture Media used in Microbiology

Bird Seed Agar: Principle Composition and Uses

This post was most recently updated on November 26th, 2018Staibs medium also known as Bird seed agar is a selective and differential medium for isolation of Cryptococcus neoformans from clinical specimens and differentiation of it […]