LB Broth, Miller is used in molecular genetic studies in a laboratory setting. LB Broth, Miller is not intended for use in the diagnosis of disease or other conditions in humans.
LB Broth, Miller is based on the formula described by Miller. This medium is used for the growth and maintenance of Escherichia coli strains used in molecular microbiology procedures. LB Broth, Miller is a nutritionally rich medium designed for growth of pure cultures of recombinant strains. E. coli is grown to late log phase in LB Medium. Some plasmid vectors replicate to high copy numbers without selective amplification. Some vectors do not replicate so freely, and need to be selectively amplified. Chloramphenicol can be added to inhibit host synthesis and prevent replication of the bacterial chromosome.
LB Broth, Miller contains 10 g/L of sodium chloride. The medium may be aseptically supplemented with glucose.
|Enzymatic Digest of Casein||10 g|
|Yeast Extract||5 g|
|Sodium Chloride||10 g|
Final pH: 7.3 ± 0.2 at 25°C
Formula may be adjusted and/or supplemented as required to meet performance specifications.
|Product #||Product Description|
|7279A||LB Broth, Miller, 500 g|
|7279T||LB Broth, Miller, 5 kg|