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    Microbiology laboratory is designed to allow students to grow, characterize, and identify many bacteria. The laboratory sessions will expose you to many potential pathogenic bacteria and listed below are many of the genera of bacteria that we will use during the laboratory sessions.

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    Genera we may work with including but are not limited to:

    Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, Enterococcus, Escherichia, Bacillus, Listeria, Erysipelothrix, Coryne, Mycobacterium, Citrobacter, Klebsiella, Proteus, Shigella, Providencia, Yersinia, Vibrio, Campylobacter, Aeromonas, Plesiomonas, Acinetobacter, Stenotrophomonas, Shewanella, Alcaligenes, Neisseria, Haemophilus, Legionella, Bordetella, Pasteurella, Clostridium

    Introduction is shared under a CC BY-SA license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by Nazzy Pakpour & Sharon Horgan.

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