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Cloudy, as by sediment or insoluble matter in a solution.

Origin: L. Turbidus, confused, disordered

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... clustered in chains, splotches, and red/pink. Blue Vegetative cells. SPORE REACTION (-) ACID FAST STAINING (-) NUTRIENT BROTH CULTURE- Quite turbid, slightly cloudy, no skin NUTRIENT AGAR STREAK- Shape – Cocci, Yellow, 0.2-0.5m Glossy NUTRIENT AGAR STAB: Aerobic GELATIN STAB: No Proteolysis ...

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by microbiologyhelp
Wed Nov 20, 2013 6:09 pm
Forum: Microbiology
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Views: 11755


... not disappear easily by mixing) or some other contamination (e.g. bacteria, this should be obvious in most cases since the culture medium becomes turbid, the pH changes quickly and the cells soon die).

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by biohazard
Mon Feb 06, 2012 7:23 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: hybridomas
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HELP! Identification of unknown gram-positive bacterium!?

... needs identification. My grade is dependent on it! The tube of broth I was given appears a slightly off shade of clear and upon agitation turns turbid with a white growth "tornado-ing" from the bottom. No sediment has been noted. I've performed a gram stain which came back gram positive ...

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by MGremillion
Fri Apr 01, 2011 9:24 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: HELP! Identification of unknown gram-positive bacterium!?
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Views: 6483

Sodium desoxycholate=sodium deoxycholate?

... the bacteria will lyse and the area become clear. Other alpha-hemolytic streptococci are resistant to (not lysed by) bile and will stay visible or turbid (cloudy)[Bile Spot Test]. When I research for desoxycholate, some article mention the salt as deoxycholate. If any of you have use any of these ...

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by dreamy
Wed Dec 30, 2009 1:52 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Sodium desoxycholate=sodium deoxycholate?
Replies: 3
Views: 5609

The Fiber Disease

... about but I just got to thinking...... Black skies...... London PS: Well, look here: Isolation of optical signatures of phytoplankton pigments in turbid productive waters: Remote assessment of chlorophyll-a Date: 2006 Field-based collection of discrete measurements and laboratory analysis of water ...

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by London
Sun Aug 20, 2006 6:14 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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