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Why do we perform this type of motility test?
To detect bacterial motility.
What's the name of the media used in this test & what are its characteristics?
MEDIA: Motality Test Medium - TTC salt is added.
- CHARACTERISTICS: Differential char. - motility.
- oxidized TTC is colorless & soluble
- test state in not soluble & turns red.
What device is used to inoculate the media & why?
Use motility stab needle. So it can stab and go straight through to bottom.
What do positive & negative results look like?
POSTIVE: Red fuzzy radiating from stab line = motility
NEGATIVE: Only red along stab line = no motility
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