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Unformatted text preview: 8.Lactose Fermention/ MacConkey Colorless, slightly pink around edges Lactose fermentation Indication of pH change of media 9.Growth characteristics: Temperature Optimal 30-37 C Mesophile 10.Growth characteristics: Oxygen requirement TBD 11.Growth characteristics: Salt tolerance Very little at 7.5% Not salt tolerant 12.Growth characteristics: Minimal media with glucose ++ Glucose as an energy source Use of glycolysis 13.Growth characteristics: Blue media Growth of organism Citrate as an energy source Simmons citrate 14.Fermentation; Glucose TBD 15.Fermentation: Lactose TBD 16.Fermentation: Mannitol TBD 17.Oxidase test + Presence of catalase Organism can break down toxic products of oxygen 18.Catalase test...
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This note was uploaded on 02/26/2011 for the course BSCI 223 taught by Professor Stein during the Spring '08 term at Maryland.
- Spring '08