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Environmental Swab/Bottom of Shoe #1

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On the first day of Micro class instructors have students do an environmental swab. This sample was subcultured from a student who did the bottom of their shoe. The organism, possible Bacillus sp., was tough to scrap off the agar so subculture was done by taking a small chunk of agar containing the organism and placing it in the center of the plate then incubating for 1 week as 37 C. At the end of 1 week the organism filled the plate.
 
 

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