Description: M6407-50 & M6407-100 are packs of Petrifilm Yeast and Mould Count Plates. The Yeast and Mould Count Plate is a ready-made culture medium system for the enumeration of yeasts and moulds commonly found in foods, on work surfaces and in the atmosphere. Petrifilm Yeast and Mould plates contain modified Sabroud'a nutrients, two broad spectrum antibiotics to suppress bacterial growth, a cold water gelling agent, and a dye to enhance the visualisation of growth on the plate (colours all yeasts aqua green).
- Store the unopened plates at less than 8°C. Allow pouches to reach room temperature before opening (just prior to use).
- To inoculate, place the Petrifilm Yeast and Mold Count Plate on a flat level surface. Lift the top film and with a pipette perpendicular to the inoculation area, dispense 1 mL of sample suspension onto the centre of the bottom film.