TABLE 1.

Medium used for intestinal simulation culturea

CompoundVendorConcn
Fermenter media
    NaClSigma30 mM
    NaHCO3Sigma5 mM
    KClSigma5 mM
    GlucoseSigma2.5 g/liter
    MaltoseSigma3.0 g/liter
    StarchSigma0.6 g/liter
    HeminSigma10−4 g/liter
    MucinSigma2.5 g/liter
    Bacto-peptoneDifco5.0 g/liter
Preculture media
    TryptoneBIO 101 Systems10 g/liter
    YeastBIO 101 Systems5 g/liter
    NaClSigma10 g/liter
    GlucoseSigma5 g/liter
    MaltoseSigma6 g/liter
  • a Modified from reference 2.