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LB Broth (Lennox) - Luria Bertani Broth (Lennox) - H26760 - Alfa Aesar

H26760 LB Broth (Lennox)

CAS Number
Luria Bertani Broth (Lennox)

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
100g 17.00
500g 70.70
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LB Broth (Lennox)


Chemical Properties

Moisture Sensitive & Hygroscopic
Soluble in water.


LB Broth (Lennox) is nutritionally rich medium developed by Lennox for the growth and maintenance of pure culture of recombinant strains of E. coli. It is a rich growth medium that contains all the nutritional requirements for E.Coli stains. In the formula, Tryptone provides nitrogen, vitamins, minerals and amino acids essential for growths. Yeast extract is source of vitamins, particularly the B-group. Sodium chloride supplies essential electrolytes for transport and osmotic balance.


Moisture Sensitive & Hygroscopic. Store in cool place. Keep container tightly closed in a dry and well-ventilated place. Store away from strong oxidizing agents. The prepared medium should be stored at 2-8°C. The color of prepared medium is clear amber.

Literature References

Guennadi Sezonov,; Danièle Joseleau-Petit,; Richard D'Ari. Escherichia coli Physiology in Luria-Bertani Broth. J. Bacteriole. 2007, 189(23), 8746-8749.

Neeta L. Lala,; Ramakrishnan Ramaseshan,; Li Bojun,; Subramanian Sundarrajan,; R.S. Barhate,; Liu Ying-jun,;Seeram Ramakrishna. Fabrication of nanofibers with antimicrobial functionality used as filters: protection against bacterial contaminants. Biotechnology and Bioengineering. 2007 , 97 (6), 1357-1365.

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