ERIC Number: EJ590298
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Kitchen Microbiology: It's Easier Than You Think!
Wilcoxson, Catherine; Shand, Stacey M.; Shand, Richard F.
American Biology Teacher, v61 n1 p34-38 Jan 1999
Offers a simple experiment that tests the effectiveness of cleaners that inhibit bacterial growth. Outlines a step-by-step method for preparing culture media that can be used for isolation and propagation of microorganisms. Concludes that kitchen medium is as efficient as the professionally-made medium in supporting colony growth. (CCM)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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