A Geosmin Story:
A Musty / Muddy smell - the earthy odour after a heavy spatter of rain is aesthetic to senses.
A poet sitting in such ambiance lets his thoughts to wander randomly and comes out with a sweet piece of write up.
An Artist can do wonders on his canvas flowing with the mood.
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This is a Tease Prep stain of the Fungal Rhizopus with Lactophenol Blue. It is seen under a microscopy at total magnification of 1000x. As shown there are pseudohyphae with conidia formed around the cells. It was the first tease prep stain that clearly shows the artistry of the fungal structure.... Read More
Is the end of HIV near? Findings published this week in Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy report that a novel, subdermal implant delivering potent antiretroviral (ARV) drugs shows extreme promise in stopping the spread of HIV. Read More
A) Bacillus subtilis, (B) Staphlococcus aureus and (C) Escherichia coli were grown on BHI media with varying concentrations of NaCl (0.85%, 5%, 7.5%, 10%, and 20%) at 37 degrees C for 24 hrs. Read More
University at Buffalo researchers have discovered a way to easily and effectively fasten proteins to nanoparticles by simply mixing them together. The biotechnology model is described in the journal Nature Chemistry. Read More
Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli grown on blood agar. The organism was isolated from smallholdings' cattle, Bangladesh. Read More
The Baird Parker Agar is great to isolated Staphylococcus aureus, the colonies turn a deep black color that create an amazing contrast with the yellow of the medium. Read More
Pure culture of Pseudomonas sp. isolated from rain collected at Virginia Tech, USA.
Incubation Conditions: 48 hours at 28°C + 24h at 20°C on EMB Agar
It can be distinguished two types of colonies following a gradient of culture density.
An example of Bio-adsorption plate assay.Observe through the margins of the colony,can see color deposits.Application in Bioremediation. Read More
I am a big believer that different pedagogical approaches can "reach" different students. In most of my classes, I give students an optional assignment: come up with a creative project that explores some aspect of class. This takes several steps. First, I make the students come up with an ide... Read More
Demonstration of screening of Organic Acid producing Fungi. Read More
Unidentified mould and yeast symbiosis in TSA medium
#science #laboratory #colonies #microbes #stereoscope Read More
(A) Bacillus subtilis, (B) Staphlococcus aureus and (C) Escherichia coli were grown on BHI media with varying concentrations of NaCl (0.85%, 5%, 7.5%, 10%, and 20%) at 37 degrees C for 24 hrs. Read More
by: cls. sundar khadka,
PG in clinical microbiology,
institute of medicine(IOM), TU teaching hospital , kathmandu, nepal. Read More
Shiga toxin producing Escherichia coli grown on EMB agar. The organism was isolated from smallholdings' cattle, Bangladesh. Read More
This filamentous fungus was isolated from soil of a petroleum hydrocarbon polluted ship breaking yard. It can degrade some linear petroleum hydrocarbons, like kerosene, diesel and octane. Read More