Dictionary » N » Nutrient medium

Nutrient medium

nutrient medium --> culture medium

A substance, either solid or liquid, used for the cultivation, isolation, identification, or storage of microorganisms.

Synonym: growth medium, medium, nutrient medium.


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



Results from our forum


URGENT HELP IDENTIFYING UNKNOWN BACTERIA!!!

... Blue Vegetative cells. SPORE REACTION (-) ACID FAST STAINING (-) NUTRIENT BROTH CULTURE- Quite turbid, slightly cloudy, no skin NUTRIENT AGAR ... NUTRIENT AGAR STAB: Aerobic GELATIN STAB: No Proteolysis THIOGLYCOLLATE MEDIUM- Anaerobic SEMI SOLID (Sloppy) Agar – Anaerobic BLOOD AGAR PLATE: ...

See entire post
by microbiologyhelp
Wed Nov 20, 2013 6:09 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: URGENT HELP IDENTIFYING UNKNOWN BACTERIA!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 6185

Re: NEED HELP WITH MY UNKNOWN GRAM POSITIVE ORGANISM PLEASE??

... ) cocci clusters (because staphylococci divide in 2 planes) 2) on nutrient agar = golden/yellow looking medium-large sized colonies 3) on blood agar = beta hemolysis 4) on mannitol salt agar = growth ...

See entire post
by mariah000
Sun Mar 18, 2012 7:50 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: NEED HELP WITH MY UNKNOWN GRAM POSITIVE ORGANISM PLEASE??
Replies: 1
Views: 17687

medium choice confusion

... through past papers and came across my nemesis- bacterial growth medium. Heres the question: Q. You have been provided with the following ... The Hfr strains are wild type for all the amino acid and essential nutrient genetic markers and are sensitive to streptomycin or sodium azide ...

See entire post
by ashhh
Sun Aug 21, 2011 2:58 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: medium choice confusion
Replies: 1
Views: 3169

HELP! Identification of unknown gram-positive bacterium!?

... (-) Fluid thiology - Growth at the top = Aerobic Slant- White, opaque, medium growth; Round colonies- Effuse Acid-fast (-) Catalase (+) Phenylalanine ... Voges-proskauer (-) Litmus milk- Alkaline (Incubated 5 days) Starch (-) Nutrient agar plate- Circular, flat, entire, amorphious, mucoid Oxidase ...

See entire post
by MGremillion
Fri Apr 01, 2011 9:24 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: HELP! Identification of unknown gram-positive bacterium!?
Replies: 3
Views: 5615

Removing Media from Fungal Culture

... a polymer sample (LDPE film strip) into petri dish containing agar nutrient and fungi? Or is there a way to make LDPE film strip as the medium to culture fungi? Some say immersing the film into a spore solution with 0.05% dioctyl ...

See entire post
by 2JK2
Wed Mar 30, 2011 5:15 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Removing Media from Fungal Culture
Replies: 0
Views: 1051
View all matching forum results

This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 15,063 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link