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Carolina BioKits®: Antibiotic Sensitivity

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Carolina BioKits®: Antibiotic Sensitivity is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 3.
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Antibiotics are chemicals produced by one microbe that inhibit other microbes. Students study the effect of 6 different antibiotics on a Gram-positive bacterium and a Gram-negative bacterium. Exercise requires 3 consecutive days to complete.

 
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Gather laboratory evidence of bacterial antibiotic sensitivity and construct an explanation for how antibiotic resistant bacteria evolve.

PE: HS-LS4-4
Time Requirement: 3 45-minute Class Periods

SEP: Constructing Explanations and Designing Solutions
CCC: Cause and Effect
DCI: LS4.B: Natural Selection

Beginning - Easy to perform; requires no experience in microbiology.

Antibiotics are chemicals produced by one microbe that inhibit other microbes. Students study the effect of 6 different antibiotics on a Gram-positive bacterium and a Gram-negative bacterium. Exercise requires 3 consecutive days to complete.

The Demonstration Kit is for individual use by the teacher or a student; the Classroom Kit is designed for a class of 30 students.

Keep bacteria cultures at room temperature; do not incubate or refrigerate. Refrigerate antibiotic disks until use; do not freeze.

** Kit and perishable components will ship separately and may arrive on different days.

 
 
 
 
Rated 3 out of 5 by from E. coli issues My class had excellent results using the B. cereus, but the E. coli never grew.
Date published: 2019-09-23
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Date published: 2014-12-09
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