Product photo

Product details

Name: Phyto Tyrosine Peptone Agar Base

Size: 4X500G

Catalog no.: PHM018-4X500G

Order on

Quantity required by litre

25.75 g


MT Medium


Firm, comparable with 1.5% Agar gel.


Store below 30°C and the prepared medium at 2 - 8°C


Cream to yellow coloured, homogeneous, free flowing powder.

Colour and Clarity of prepared medium

Yellow coloured, opalescent gel with white precipitate forms in Petri plates

Compositions (g/L)

Proteose peptone 10.00, Calcium Chloride, anhydrous 0.25, Tyrosine 0.50, Agar 15.01

Cultural Response

Cultural characteristics observed with added CNVV Supplement, after an incubation at 25-30°C for 5-6 days.


Phyto Tyrosine Peptone Agar Base is a phytopathological media used as a semi-selective medium to detect Pseudomonas savastanoi pv. phaseolicola, Pseudomonas syringae pv. syringae and Xanthomonas pv. phaseoli axonopodis in seeds of beans