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BacMedia – The home of microbial culture media

The BacMedia database contains information on over 3,000 culture media for bacteria, fungi, yeasts, and archaea. Our mission is to provide standardized media data that are easily accessible and freely available. Official DSMZ media were manually curated by curators of the DSMZ. JCM media were kindly provided by the JCM.


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