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Unless otherwise stated, sterilize media by autoclaving at 121°C for 15 min.

256   COLUMBIA BLOOD AGAR WITH 5% SHEEP BLOOD

Prepare Columbia blood agar base (Oxoid CM331) according to the direction, sterilize and cool to about 45C. Aseptically add 5% (final) sterile defibrinated sheep blood. Mix and quickly dispense into sterile test tubes or petri dishes.