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Glycocalyx Definition, Composition, Types, Functions.

Glycocalyx is made up of glycosaminoglycans, proteoglycans, and other glycoproteins bearing acidic oligosaccharides and terminal sialic acids.

Jan 5, 2021 · 4 min read >

Study of Chlamydomonas and Volvox by using Whole mount

Chlamydomonas are single-celled green flagellates while Volvox is a part of colonial phytoflagellate that develops a hollow spheroid with...

Jan 2, 2021 · 1 min read >

Study of Rhizopus by using Temporary Mount.

Rhizopus is a multicellular, saprophytic fungi and found on plants. They are parasitic on animals.

Jan 2, 2021 · 1 min read >

How to Use a Compound Microscope

A compound microscope is a laboratory instrument with high magnification power, which is consists of more than one lenses.

Jan 2, 2021 · 1 min read >

Study of Penicillium using Temporary Mount

Penicillium can be found in a freezer that has not been cleaned for a duration of 2 months or...

Jan 1, 2021 · 3 min read >

Study of Aspergillus by using Temporary Mount Technique

The Lactophenol Cotton Blue solution stains the chitinous cell wall of the fungal cell, which makes them different from...

Jan 1, 2021 · 2 min read >

Temporary Wet Mount (TWM) technique for observation of Living Organisms.

In Mounting technique, the specimen to be observed is held on a microscopic slide by using a coverslip.

Jan 1, 2021 · 2 min read >

Isolation of Microorganism From Air

The microbial content of the outer atmosphere is changing with the season, it contains various pollen, algae, mosses, grains,...

Dec 31, 2020 · 2 min read >

Membrane Filtration Method, Types, Advantages, Disadvantages, Applications.

In this article, we will learn about the Membrane filtration methods, definition, applications, advantages, disadvantages. Before heading towards Membrane...

Dec 14, 2020 · 7 min read >

Plant Tissue Culture Definition, techniques, Media composition, types, application.

Before learning about plant tissue culture, first you have to learn about tissue culture and its importance. So, lets...

Dec 12, 2020 · 7 min read >

Culture medium Definition, Preparation, Classification

The food supply upon which microorganisms thrive in laboratories is termed as a culture medium or culture media. Culture...

Dec 10, 2020 · 11 min read >

What does ph stand for?

What does ph stand for? The pH perpetually addressed as little p, big H. The pH of a substance...

Dec 9, 2020 · 2 min read >

PH Meter Definition, Principle, Parts, Types, Application, Procedure.

pH Meter Definition A pH meter is a precise instrument that weighs the hydrogen-ion movement in water-based suspensions, showing...

Dec 8, 2020 · 8 min read >

Hot air oven Definition, Principle, Parts, Application, Procedure.

Hot air oven Definition A hot air oven is a laboratory instrument that uses dry heat to sterilize laboratory...

Dec 7, 2020 · 4 min read >

BOD Incubator: Definition, Principle, Components, Procedure, Application.

BOD Incubator also known as Biological Oxygen Demand incubator. In microbiology laboratories, it is broadly used for cell culture...

Dec 6, 2020 · 3 min read >

MCQs on Microorganisms

1. The phospholipids present in cytoplasm membrane of the archaeo-bacteria is phosphoglycerides polyisoprenoid polyisoprenoid branched chain lipids none of...

Dec 5, 2020 · 1 min read >

Top 15 Books for Molecular Biology

In this article, I will share a list of Top and Best Molecular Biology Books. In this paper on...

Dec 4, 2020 · 9 min read >

Top 11 Books for Cell Biology

In this article, I will share a list of Top and Best Books for Cell Biology. In this paper...

Dec 3, 2020 · 8 min read >

Top 6 Books on Microbial Physiology and Metabolism

In this article, I will share a list of top and best books on Microbial Physiology and Metabolism. In...

Dec 2, 2020 · 3 min read >

Incubator: Definition, Principle, Components, Types, Operating Procedure, Use.

Incubator definition  An incubator is an insulated and enclosed device used in biological laboratories. It creates an optimum environment...

Dec 1, 2020 · 4 min read >