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Microbiology

If streaking for isolated colonies was done with Serratia Marcescens what is the difference between pigmentation between cells grown at 25 and 37 degrees celsius?

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02/18/2016

Serratia marcescens incubated at 37 degrees Celsius will have almost a clear pigmentation. However, when S. marcescens is incubated at 25 degrees Celsius it will produce a very distinct red color.