Butyrate Disk Test- Principle, Procedure and Result Interpretation

Butyrate Disk Test- Principle, Procedure and Result Interpretation

Butyrate Disk Test- Principle, Procedure and Result Interpretation Purpose of┬áButyrate Disk Test This is a rapid test to detect the enzyme butyrate esterase, to aid identification of Moraxella (Branhamella) catarrhalis. Principle of┬áButyrate Disk Test Organisms capable of producing butyrate esterase hydrolyze bromochlorindolyl butyrate. Hydrolysis of the substrate in the presence of butyrate esterase releases indoxyl, … Read more Butyrate Disk Test- Principle, Procedure and Result Interpretation