*Price of the test:
$20 per analysis
Limit of Detection:
< 10 CFU/g
Limits of Detection can vary based on customer specification
Sample Size Requirements:
Standard Microbiology Supplies
Turn Around Time:
7-9 Business Days
Is Rush Available?
BAM Online 2001: Chapter 14
Sample is pipette onto pre-poured selective media (MEP) and incubated at 35°C for 24 hours.
Food poisoning caused by Bacillus cereus may occur when foods are prepared and held without adequate refrigeration for several hours before serving. B. cereus is an aerobic spore-forming bacterium that is commonly found in soil, on vegetables, and in many raw and processed foods. Consumption of foods that contain >106 B. cereus/g may result in food poisoning. (BAM Online, Chapter 14 http://www.cfsan.fda.gov/~ebam/bam-14.html)
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