Biochemical Test of Vibrio cholerae

Biochemical Test of Vibrio cholerae

Image Source: Belén García, dibujandoafrica.com ­Basic Characteristics Properties (Vibrio cholerae) Capsule Non-Capsulated Citrate +ve Flagella Flagellated Gas -ve Gelatin Hydrolysis +ve Gram Staining -ve H2S -ve Hemolysis Beta Hemolysis Indole +ve Motility Motile MR (Methyl Red) -ve Nitrate Reduction +ve … Read more

Alkaline Peptone Water

Alkaline Peptone Water

Alkaline Peptone Water is a broth medium for the enrichment of Vibrio species from food, water and clinical samples. Shread, et al. formulated peptone water for use as a nonselective enrichment broth for the cultivation of Enterobacteriaceae from foodstuffs and other … Read more

Thiosulfate-citrate-bile salts-sucrose (TCBS) Agar

Result Interpretation on Thiosulfate-citrate-bile salts-sucrose (TCBS) Agar

Thiosulfate-citrate-bile salts-sucrose agar, or TCBS agar, is a type of selective agar that is used in microbiology laboratories to isolate Vibrio species. TCBS Agar is a selective differential medium for isolating and cultivating Vibrio cholerae and other Vibrio species from clinical specimens and other materials. TCBS Agar … Read more