Nitrate Reduction Test- Objectives, Principle, Procedure and Results

Result Interpretation of Nitrate Reduction Test

Objectives of Nitrate Reduction Test To determine the ability organism to produce an enzyme called nitrate reductase, resulting in the reduction of nitrate (NO3). It also tests the ability of organisms to perform nitrification on nitrate and nitrite to produce molecular nitrogen. Principle of Nitrate Reduction Test All members of the Enterobacteriaceae family reduce nitrate to nitrite, but … Read more Nitrate Reduction Test- Objectives, Principle, Procedure and Results