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SALT TOLERANCE TEST

Dayyal Dg.
By Dayyal Dg.
Published: Wednesday, 05 April 2017
Updated: Wednesday, 05 April 2017 10:29
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SALT TOLERANCE TEST
SALT TOLERANCE TEST

Objective: To test organism's ability to tolerate various osmotic concentrations.

Test Procedure
1. Use a sterile loop or needle to inoculate broth tubes with different salt concentrations.
2. Incubate at the optimum temperature for 48-96 hours.

• Interpretation
Positive = growth; Negative = no growth

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