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Special culture requirements

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Section 1

Question Answer
chocolate agar growsH influenzae
factor V and X is NAD+ and X hematin
chocolate agar containsfactors V and X to grow H influenzae
Thayer MartinNeisseria
VPN media stands forvancomyosin, polymyxin, nystatin
What does VPN prevent growth of?vancomyosin (G+), polymyxin (G-) nystatin (fungi)
VPN AKAThayer Martin
B pertussis grows onBordet Genguo (potato) agar
Bordetella grows on Bordet
Tellurite agar, Loffier mediumC. diptheriae
Lowenstein Jensen agarM tuberculosis
Eaton agar, needs cholesterolM penumoniae
lactose fermenting entericsMacConkey agar
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Section 2

Question Answer
Why does lactose fermenters turn pinkcreate acid and turn MacConkey agar pink
E coli grows onMacConkey agar and eosin methylene blue (EMB) as a green metallic sheen
EMBgrows E Coli
Charcoal yeast extractLegionella
Sabouraud agarFungi'
Sab's a fun guy!Sabouraud agar grows fungi
dark field spectometrytrepenoma pallidium
loffler mediumOn Tellurite agar grows Corneybacterium diptheriae
Charcoal yeast needscysteine and iron to grow Legionella
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Section 3

Question Answer
H. InfluenzaeChocolate agar
NeisseriaThayer Martin or VPN
B pertussisBordet -Genguo agar
C diptheriaeTellurite agar, Loffler medium
M TuberuclosisLowenstein Jensen agar
M. PneumoniaeEaton agar, needs cholesterol
LegionellaCharcoal yeast extract agar w/ cysteine and iron
FungiSabouraud agar
Lactose fermenting entericspink colonies on MacConkey agar
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