Microbiology

What are the biochemical test reactions of Bacillus cereus?

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July 04, 2014 2:10AM

  1. Catalase positive.
  2. Oxidase negative.
  3. Motility test positive.
  4. Indole negative.
  5. MR negative.
  6. VP positive.
  7. Citrate positive.
  8. Urease negative.
  9. Reduces Nitrates to Nitrites.
  10. Ferments Glucose but not Lactose aerobically.
  11. Starch Hydrolysis positive.
  12. No growth at 45/ 55 & 65 degree celcius.

indole- negative

MR-negative

VP-positive

Citrate utilizaton- Negative

Urease-?

TSI?

oxidase?