Substrate for determining QMAFAnM (catalog number LR1001)

13.02.2024
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  • Incubate at 30 ± 1 °C for 48 ± 1 hour.
  • All red colonies are counted regardless of size or intensity.
  • High concentrations of colonies - the entire growth area becomes red or pink and discolored.
  • 25 pcs/pack
 
QMAFAnM Determination Substrate (Cat. No. LR1001): Overview and Application
 
The QMAFAnM Determination Substrate (catalog number LR1001) is an important tool in microbiology for the detection and identification of microorganisms capable of producing catalase. Catalase is an enzyme that decomposes hydrogen peroxide, providing protection to microorganisms from oxidative stress. Determining the presence of catalase in microorganisms can be a key step in their identification and classification.
 
The LR1001 substrate is a solid medium containing special components that allow the detection of catalase activity in microorganisms. Upon contact with catalase, hydrogen peroxide breaks down into water and oxygen, which leads to the formation of gas bubbles. Presence of gas bubbles on the surfacesubstrate indicates the presence of catalase activity in the tested microorganism.
 
The use of the LR1001 substrate is widely used in laboratory practice for the rapid and reliable determination of the catalase activity of various bacteria. This method allows microorganisms to be differentiated based on their ability to degrade hydrogen peroxide, which can be useful in identifying unknown strains or in quality control of products in the food and pharmaceutical industries.
 
Finally,The QMAFAnM Test Substrate (catalog number LR1001) is an effective tool for the rapid and reliable determination of the catalase activity of microorganisms. Its use allows for high-quality research in the field of microbiology and helps scientists and specialists in various fields of application.

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