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• Intended Use: Tryptic Soy Broth, Modified with Novobiocin is used for the selective enrichment of enterohemorrhagic E. coli in
• Product Summary and Explanation: There are four recognized classes of enterovirulent E. coli that cause gastroenteritis in
humans.1 Enterohemorrhagic (EHEC) strain designated E. coli O157:H7, makes up one of the four classes. E. coli serotype
O157:H7 is a rare variety of E. coli that produces large quantities of one or more related, potent toxins that cause severe damage
to the lining of the intestine.1 E. coli O157:H7 infection often cause severe bloody diarrhea and abdominal cramps. The infection
can also cause a complication called Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS). The toxins destroy red blood cells and can lead to
kidney failure. About 2 - 7% of infections lead to HUS, particularly in children below the age of 5 and the elderly.
Tryptic Soy Broth, Modified with Novobiocin is used to enrich food samples suspected of having low levels of EHEC during
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Spectrum Chemical Mfg. Corp. offers a flat fee shipping when items are shipped “directly from Spectrum warehouses” by regular UPS ground within the contiguous United States. There are some additional charges that are item specific. Not included are any expedited or LTL shipments or dIrect shipped items from Spectrum vendors or manufacturers which are charged at published carrier rates.
|Order Sub-Total||Shipping Charge|
|$0 - <$299.99||$19.25|
|$300 - <$499.99||$32.50|
|$500 - <$999.99||$44.75|
|Additional Charge Items||Shipping Charge|
|Hazard Charge - Ground||$33.00 per box|
|Hazard Charge - Air||$46.50 per box|
|Poison Pack Charge (Small)||$15.00 per box|
|Poison Pack Charge (Large)||$25.00 per box|
|Ice Pack Charge (Small)||$10.00 per box|
|Ice Pack Charge (Large)||$15.00 per box|
|Pallet Charge (Wood Pallet)||$25.00 per box|
|Pallet Charge (Plastic Pallet)||$40.00 per box|
|Fuel Surcharge (<$400 subtotal)||$5.85|
|Fuel Surcharge (>$400 subtotal)||$10.55|
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