indicator tube

indicator tube

[′in·də‚kād·ər ‚tüb]
(electronics)
An electron-beam tube in which useful information is conveyed by the variation in cross section of the beam at a luminescent target.
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Comparison of the Automated Mycobacteria Growth Indicator Tube System (BACTEC 960/MGIT) with Lowenstein-Jensen medium for recovery of mycobacteria from clinical specimens.
Mycobacterium Growth Indicator Tube (MGIT) system turned positive on day 29, and the isolate was identified as MTB complex by probe hybridization (Hologic, Inc.
Clinical evaluation of the mycobacteria growth indicator tube (MGIT] compared with radiometric (BACTEC] and solid media for isolation of mycobacterium species.
In this study, the application of the Patho-TB test for the diagnosis of bovine tuberculosis in the suspected lesions was assessed and compared with classic culture, Mycobacteria Growth Indicator Tube culture (MGIT) and PCR as conventional bacteriologic techniques (2,3,4).
J) medium and Mycobacterium Growth Indicator Tube (MGIT) for the detection and isolation of Mycobacteriumtuberculosis (MTB).
Susceptibility testing with the manual mycobacteria growth indicator tube (MGIT) and the MGIT 960 system provides rapid and reliable verification of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.
Sputum samples were cultured using the Mycobacterial Growth Indicator Tube (MGIT)(r) system (known to be more sensitive than standard culture) as well as on solid mycobacteriologic culture media and had to be negative on five successive weekly cultures to be counted as achieving SCC.
Evaluation of mycobacteria growth indicator tube (MGIT) for drug susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
When checking the auxiliary power unit (APU) hydraulic reservoir level on the semitrailer's gooseneck, a lot of operators just take a quick look at the indicator tube.
Objetivo: Evaluar la concordancia del metodo manual MGIT AST SIRE (mycobacteria growth indicator tube for antimicrobial susceptibility testing to isoniazid, rifampin, ethambutol and streptomycin) frente al metodo de proporciones multiples (PM) para determinar susceptibilidad antimicrobiana en cepas de Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
Westlake, OH), the Bactec 466 (Becton Dickinson Diagnostic Instrument System, Hunt Valley, MD), the mycobacteria growth indicator tube (MGM (Becton Dickinson), the Bactec 9000 MB system (Becton Dickinson), and the SeptiChek system (Becton Dickinson).