BD BACTEC™ Blood Culture Media

BD BACTEC™ Blood Culture Media

For use with BD BACTEC instrumented blood culture systems, the BD BACTEC line of blood culture media permits screening for microorganisms present in blood. The line includes standard broth media, resin-containing Plus media and lytic media designed for optimal recovery of anaerobes.

[Available in Republic Of Ireland and Northern Ireland]


  • BD BACTEC Plus aerobic and Lytic anaerobic media
  • A full line of blood culture media
  • Resins incorporated in blood culture media


  • Improved time to detection and recovery of both aerobic and anaerobic organisms.1
  • Enables detection of aerobes, anaerobes, yeast, fungi and mycobacteria
  • Enables neutralisation of several anti-biotics present in blood culture media

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