Exercise # Techniques
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Lab Regulations

Microscope 101

1

Bunsen Burner Use

Stabs vs. Loops

Aseptic Removal

Aseptic Inoculation

Types of Media

4-Quadrant Streaking

2

Motility Detection

Hanging Drop

Wet Mount

Semi-solid Agar

3

Smear Preparation

Simple stain

Gram Stain

4

Morphological Features

Negative Staining

Acid-fast staining (Ziehl-Neelsen Method)

Spore Stain (Schaeffer-Fulton Method)

5

(days 1 & 2)

Carbohydrate Utilization

Starch Hydrolysis

Casein Hydrolysis

Gelatin Hydrolysis

Blood Agar 

5

(days 2 & 3)

MR/VP Procedure

Indole Test

Citrate Test

Hydrogen Sulfide Production

Catalase Procedure 

6

Differential vs. Selective Media

Mannitol-Salt Agar

Tellurite- Glycine Agar

Brain-Heart Infusion Agar

7 Parasitology Slides 
8

Indicator organisms 

Membrane Filter Technique

Quantitative Examination/Dilutions

Most Probable Number (MPN) Procedure

9

 Antibiotics and Antibiotics

Filter-Paper Disk Method

Kirby-Bauer Method

10

Unknown Project 

2 unknown organisms mixed in one tube

separate and identify

11

 Antibodies

ELISA

12

Slide agglutination

Blood typing

Test your skills 

13

 Bacterial Transformation

Forensic PCR

TESTING

Each 20%

Exam 1

Exam 2

Unknown Report 

Practical Exam

Quizzes

 

 

 

 


 

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