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1.Normal flora bacterial colonies from an arm plate; 2. Bacillus subtilis colonies; 3. Micrococcus luteus bacterial colonies on TSY streak plate; 4. M. smeg written in Mycobacterium smegmatis on TSY agar; 5. Enterococcus bacterial colonies growing in slant tube. 1.Blood agar with beta-hemolysis on left and alpha-hemolysis on right; 2. Test tube of liquid media showing flocculated bacterial growth; 3. Mannitol Salt Agar with plated nasal sample, normal flora on left and mannitol fermenter on right; 4. Slant tubes growing various bacteria; 5. Sterile TSY agar in bottle.
1.Loaded dishwasher with dirty dishes; 2. Using cotton swab to obtain a sample from interior of dishwasher; 3. TSY plate with bacterial sample from dirty dishwasher on top half, and no bacterial growth from clean dishwasher sample on bottom half.
1. Animal cells: Human cheek epithelial cells stained with methylene blue and magnified 400xTM; 2. Elodea plant cells showing cell walls and chloroplasts (green); 4. Plant cells: Onion epidermal cells magnified 100xTM & 400xTM.; 5. Protozoans.
1. Lab set-up for chemical control of bacteria comparing effectiveness of Lysol to bleach; 2. Effectiveness of UV radiation in controlling bacteria. UV exposed plate on left, with only one colony, plate protected from UV rays on right covered with bacteria; 3 & 4. Zones of inhibition from antibiotic disks on on bacteria-covered TSY plates.
1 & 2. Mouthwash experiment comparing Listerine and Crest mouthwash; 3. Test tubes of Listerine, Crest mouthwash and control with water; 4. Oral sample being plated on TSY agar.
Microbiology Equipment (Click on image to enlarge. See more)
Mouthwash Experiment (Click on image to enlarge.)
Microbial Control (Click on image to enlarge.)
Eukaryotic Cells (Click on image to enlarge. See more)
Dishwasher Experiment (Click on image to enlarge.)
Bacterial Staining (Click on image to enlarge. See more) Bacterial Growth Media (Click on image to enlarge. See more) Bacterial Colonies & Streak Plates (Click on image to enlarge. See more)
API-20E Strips (Click on image to enlarge.)
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