Basics and Principles of Bacterial Isolation and Identification
The microbiome has gained interest recently across numerous scientific fields. Whilst studying a microbiota can shed light onto microbe-host interactions, a reductionist approach is typically opted to study a particular bacterial species.
This guide will focus on isolation and identification of cultures, as well as offering tips and tricks from years of experience.
Download this guide for guidance on:
- The streak plate method
- Culture media
- Growth and maintenance
- Bacterial identification