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sterilise

To produce sterility.


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Re: Microbiology Investigation improvements?

... to ensure consistent results. 1. Prepare 3 petri dishes of nutrient agar. Leave to set. 2. Prepare an E. coli broth. 3. Once the agar has set, sterilise the work surface, wash hands and create an aseptic environment to prevent contamination. All equipment will be prepared before the experiment ...

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by Squirrell
Mon Feb 20, 2012 8:30 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Microbiology Investigation improvements?
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Views: 7477

Microbiology Investigation improvements?

... to ensure consistent results. 1. Prepare 3 petri dishes of nutrient agar. Leave to set. 2. Prepare an E. coli broth. 3. Once the agar has set, sterilise the work surface, wash hands and create an aseptic environment to prevent contamination. All equipment will be prepared before the experiment ...

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by Squirrell
Fri Feb 17, 2012 9:16 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Microbiology Investigation improvements?
Replies: 11
Views: 7477

Re: sterilization in microwave oven

... temperature increases up to putting the lenses in an autoclave for minutes or even a fractions of a minute at 121C depending if you are trying to sterilise the lenses or only disinfect the lenses to an adequately level. Yes all methods of contact lens disinfection are all just “adequate disinfection ...

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by brzezinski2
Sun Sep 06, 2009 6:32 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: sterilization in microwave oven
Replies: 29
Views: 101658

Re: sterilization in microwave oven

... to become available to the general public. Most were made on a local mini lathe put in a vial and hand delivered in those days. How they were sterilised effectively was still a wild frontier. This all changed within a few years with the advent of a few contact lens sterilisation solutions. ...

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by brzezinski2
Thu Sep 03, 2009 12:01 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: sterilization in microwave oven
Replies: 29
Views: 101658

Equipment for correct sterilisation?

... bacteria/spores. I'll come clean (no pun intended!) I've been asked by a friend who is learning to tattoo why an autoclave is required to sterilise equipment. Now I've explained to him that some spores will not be destroyed by boiling as the water doesn't hit the temperature required to ...

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by Alvino
Tue Sep 11, 2007 8:18 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Equipment for correct sterilisation?
Replies: 5
Views: 3316
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