sodium thioglycolate


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sodium thioglycolate

[′sōd·ē·əm ‚thī·ə′glī·kə‚lāt]
(organic chemistry)
C2H3NaO3S A water-soluble compound produced as hygroscopic crystals; used as an ingredient in bacteriology media, and in hair-waving solutions.
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The sodium thioglycolate facilitates a low oxidation/ reduction potential which favors facultative anaerobic bacteria.
25 g), lithium chloride (3 g), beef extract (2 g), sodium thioglycolate (0.
The sodium thioglycolate facilitates a low oxidation/reduction potential which favors facultative anaerobic bacteria.