Mueller-Hinton agar

Frederic Langlois at
Thu Nov 30 15:52:59 EST 2000

I think I've read somewhere that it's because antibiotics diffuse better in
Mueller-Hinton media because it doesn't contain any soaps? Is that True?

Thanks again...

> Hi, I'm a biomedical student @ UQTR in Trois-Rivieres, PQ, Canada and I'm
> trying to find out why do we use Mueller-Honton media to determine the
> sensibility to an antibiotic. From what I've found so far, it's only a
> nutritive media, without any inhibitors... Is there any other reason to
> choose a M-H agar over a TSA agar (for example)?
> TIA,
> Frederic Langlois

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