Creating A Dilution Series


Why is a dilution series important?

The creation of a dilution series in the microbiology laboratory is an essential skill that any researcher in this field of study must know how to do. Such a skill is used to decrease the actual numbers of bacteria colonies growing on a media plate. It is important to know the source of the inoculum, which is the liquid or a solid to make the stock culture bottle.

To create a dilution series:

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