- Product Specifications
Name Pseudomonas aeruginosa in milk Product name RM-PA Accredited no Type Single Matrix Milk Concentration Medium Organism Bacteria Lifestage Cell Volume 10 vials 1,5 ml UN number UN 3373 WDCM number No NCCB number NCCB 100424 CCUG number n.a.
Introduction to Pseudomonas aeruginosa in milk (RM-PA)
The Reference Material Pseudomonas aeruginosa (RM-PA) in milk matrix contains NCCB 100424, and can be used as first line control of microbial analysis for Pseuodomonas aeruginosa, validation studies, media control and learning purposes.
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is a Gram-negative, rod shaped bacterium with flagella. This bacterium is commonly found soil and water, but is also found in contaminated food including dairy and meat products. It is an opportunistic pathogen, able to cause severe airway inflammatory responses.
RM-PA can be used for different methods, for example:
ISO 13720 Meat and meat products – Enumeration of presumptive Pseudomonas spp
ISO 11059 Milk and milk products – Method for the enumeration of Pseudomonas spp
NEN 6603 Environment and food – Internal quality control by the use of control charts with chemical and microbiological analyses
Results from the detection method (present or absent) as well as the results of counts on agar plates can be plotted in the BiosistoChart according to NEN 6603.