counting chamber


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counting chamber

[′kau̇nt·iŋ ‚chām·bər]
(microbiology)
An accurately dimensioned chamber in a microslide which can hold a specific volume of fluid and which is usually ruled into units to facilitate the counting under the microscope of cells, bacteria, or other structures in the fluid.
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The estimated counts were compared with the counts recorded with the Neubauer counting chamber.
In both laboratories, microscopic cell counts were performed by biomedical technicians using a Fuchs-Rosenthal counting chamber (Assistent, Sondheim, Germany) after samples were stained with methyl violet acetic acid.
1] is the total oocyst count on the left side of the counting chamber, [C.
Sperm viability by makler counting chamber : Semen treated with taurine was measured the viability using Makler counting chamber.
In addition, stained samples may be read on a Hausser counting chamber at 40x magnification instead of 100x magnification because the natural cells enlarge more during RFTM incubation than in vitro cultured cells, stain characteristically and are easily observed under 40x magnification.
In recent studies, the correlation (r) between UFC WBCs and WBCs by counting chamber was 0.
The semen is assessed under a microscope for motility and deformities and put through a counting chamber.
The Auto M10 also uses the intuitive and user-friendly Cellometer software on a PC and works with the Cellometer disposable counting chamber.
Alternatively, manual chamber counting methods, which have been around for many years, can be used but come with a number of potential inherent sources of error (dilutional errors, dirty or broken pipettes, counting chamber imperfections, and chamber filling errors).