6-Control_of_Microorganisms_Feb7

These an4microbial agents can be divided into two

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Unformatted text preview: isc. Nutrient agar plate Inoculate plate with a liquid culture of a test organism Discs containing antimicrobial agents are placed on surface Incubate for 24–48 h Sensitive Multi-resistant Brock Biology of Microorganisms, 13th Edition. Test organism shows susceptibility to some agents, indicated by inhibition of bacterial growth around discs (zones of inhibition) http://www.iwas-sachsen.ufz.de/index.php?en=21853 Chemical An4microbial Agents for External Use •  An4microbial compounds are used to prevent spreading of a pathogen in the environment, prevent contamina4on of the host and cure superficial bacterial infec4ons. These an4microbial agents can be divided into two categories: –  Products used to control microorganisms in commercial and industrial applica4ons. Examples: chemicals in paper, air- condi4oning cooling towers, tex4le and paper products, fuel tanks. –  Products designed to prevent growth...
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2014 for the course PSYC 101 taught by Professor Catone during the Spring '07 term at CSU Fullerton.

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