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agar plate

medium on which micro-organisms are cultured, and their sensitivity to antibiotics tested
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The blood agar plates will be less costly and easier to obtain than the environmental culture media.
Stored isolates were recultured for typing by using both sheep blood agar plates and enrichment broth (brain heart infusion and Vitox [Oxoid, Basingstoke, U.
Within 3 hours of inoculation, blood agar plates were placed in an incubator at 35 [degrees] C to 37 [degrees] C and 5% to 10% CO2, and individual colonies were isolated in the Microbiology and Immunology Laboratory, Beijing Children's Hospital.
Although other genera are known to produce distinct hemolysis types on different blood agar plates (14), comparative studies for bacilli have not been reported.
Rectal swab specimens were added to Campylobacter blood agar plates containing 10 [micro]g/mL vancomycin (Becton Dickinson Diagnostic Systems, Sparks, MD, USA).
Colony transfer to Columbia blood agar plates that were first overlaid with sheep blood (from a presumed uninfected lot) resulted in only 2 or 3 colonies.
Briefly, isolated bacterial colonies from blood agar plates were smeared on the VITEK MS-DS target slide.
For the study, researchers collected swab samples from three parts of the uniforms of 75 registered nurses (RNs) and 60 medical doctors (MDs) by pressing standard blood agar plates at the abdominal zone, sleeves' ends and pockets.
Standard microbiological procedures were employed to identify [beta]-haemolysis of streptococci (BHS) on sheep blood agar plates (13).
1 ml of the container transferred onto blood agar plates and other 0.