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Micro, lab 13

Micro Lab 7, acid-fast stain

The acid fast stain identifies microorganisms wiht a high X content. The primary stain is not washed out by the X decolorizer, and the cells are said to be X. waxy, acid-alcohol,acid-fast
Members of the genus X are usually all acid-fast. mycobacterium
Name 2 pathogenic acid-fast bacteria and the disease that each one causes Mycobacterium tuberculosis, tuberculosis; mycobaterium leprae, lepracy
Among bacteria the acid-fast state is X. uncommon
The acid-fast decolorizer must not be mistaken for the decolorizer in the X stain procedure. gram
The primary stain in the acid-fast procedure is X. carbolfuchin red
When placing mixed cultures on a slide, it is important to X the inoculating loop between cultures. sterilize
corbolfuchin red stain primary stain
acid-alcohol decolorizer
Loeffler's methylene blue counter stain
Acid-fast bacteria are stained red
non acid-fast bacteria stain blue
Created by: kmorris8



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