Actidione

Actidione

[‚ak·tə′dī‚ōn]
(microbiology)
Trade name for the antibiotic cyclohexamide.
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API ID32 C strips have 30 coupules containing different carbohydrates and one containing actidione (cycloheximide).
Identification: Species identification of yeast isolates was done by standard procedures including morphology, germ tube test, cornmeal agar test (Hi-Media, Mumbai, India), triphenyl tetrazolium chloride reduction (Hi-Media Mumbai, India), assimilation of various sugars, and growth in presence of actidione (5,6).