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Loeffler blood culture medium

Pronunciation: lef'ler

Definition: a culture medium consisting of beef blood serum, sheep blood serum, and beef bouillon containing peptone, glucose, and sodium chloride; used for the isolation of Corynebacterium diphtheriae.

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