dilution method

dilution method

[də′lü·shən ‚meth·əd]
(microbiology)
A technique in which a series of cultures is tested with various concentrations of an antibiotic to determine the minimum inhibiting concentration of antibiotic.
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Agar dilution method was used for the determination of MICs of MGO, using a multi-point inoculator.
Three different DNA crude preparation methods were used and broth dilution method found simpler and most efficient for positive PCR.
In our study, we did not confirm the VISA isolates with agar dilution method.
The studies revealed that compared with the objective deuterium dilution method, mothers own recall of Exclusive Breastfeeding (EBF) is biased, tending to overestimate by about 40 % at 36 months of age.
Bacterial strains were isolated from the surface of selected washed fruits and vegetables by serial dilution method.
Samples in mobile phase are prepared by dilution method from standard stock solution.
Minimum inhibitory concentrations (MICs) had been determined by the agar dilution method as described by the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute protocol.
aureus isolates were further processed for minimum inhibitory concentration by Micro broth dilution method with few modifications (Calvo et al.
We determined MICs of the isolate for penicillin, cefixime, ceftriaxone, tetracycline, ciprofloxacin, and azithromycin by using the agar dilution method according to the standard of the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute (4).
Two catheters, one for isotope infusion and another for blood sampling were inserted into the left and right jugular veins on the morning of each isotope dilution method.