Growing Microbes

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  • Culturing: Growing (micro-organisms/bacteria)
  • Agar: A jelly with nutrients for bacteria to grow on
  • We want to microbs/micro-organisms to find out what type of anti-biotics/disinfectant might kill it
  • You have to sterilise agar and petri dish in order to prevent contamination
  • Method:
  • To do that you use innoculating loop and put on bunsen burner (heat it high) to get rid of any bacteria 
  • Leave to cool down or it will kill microbs in container
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