Decarboxylase Test- Principle, Procedure and Result Interpretation

Decarboxylase Test- Principle, Procedure and Result Interpretation

Decarboxylase Test- Principle, Procedure and Result Interpretation Objective of Decarboxylase Test This test is used to differentiate decarboxylase producing Enterobacteriaceae from other gram-negative rods. Principle of Decarboxylase Test This test measures the enzymatic ability (decarboxylase) of an organism to decarboxylate (or hydrolyze) an amino acid to form an amine. Decarboxylation, or hydrolysis, of the amino acid results … Read moreDecarboxylase Test- Principle, Procedure and Result Interpretation