- What is the purpose of the Kirby-Bauer test?
- Where you able to measure and interpret each bacterial-antibiotic pair? If not, what were some of the issues and why do you think they occurred?
- How might the amount of bacteria—too much, or too little--affect the results of the test?
- Compare the results of the Gram negative bacteria tested, with the Gram-positive bacteria tested. You may need to look up which are G+ and G-. What are the implications of this?
Contributors and Attributions
Kelly C. Burke (College of the Canyons)