Versatile medium for the enumeration of sulfate-reducing bacteria

Appl Microbiol. 1963 May;11(3):265-7.


A lactate-yeast extract-sulfate medium, making use of both thioglycolate and ascorbate to poise the E(n) gave valid colony counts of sulfate-reducing bacteria with both pure cultures and natural samples.

MeSH terms

  • Clostridium*
  • Culture Media*
  • Desulfovibrio*
  • Lactic Acid*
  • Sulfates*


  • Culture Media
  • Sulfates
  • Lactic Acid