the number of your unknown immediately______ ·Write
down the clinical information on the lab requisition:
"Identification of Unknown #_____"
A flow chart or table.
sensitivity tests on the pathogen only.
How you eliminated species. Why you chose specific tests. How you
arrived at your identifications. It’s not enough to say “I
followed the key.” Explain the rationale for choices in the
key.How did you determine which organism (the pathogen) is causing
the patient’s symptoms?
of the "pathogen" to species; the genus of the "contaminant."
cited, in the proper format (!, 2). You must use peer-reviewed articles.
Encylopedias, wikis, and unreviewed websites are not acceptable.
form and content.
1. Johnson, T.
and C. Case. Laboratory Experiments in Microbiology, 11th
ed. San Francisco: Pearson, 2016.
G., B. Funke, & C. Case. Microbiology: An Introduction,
12th ed. San Francisco: Pearson, 2016.