Observing Indian yogurt (curd) bacteria under foldscope-#Indiafoldscopephase 1

Curd sample was taken and diluted in sterile water, then filtered using filter paper. From filtered sample serial dilution was done, then from second dilution 10μl of sample was taken on a glass slide and covered with cover slip, then observed under the foldscope.

Long rod lactobacillus cells were found


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  1. Manu Prakash says:

    Beautiful work. I was not expecting the abundance that is visible in your samples.

    Just curious, are the bacteria motile? Here are some examples of swimming bacteria – you ca. Try this phase trick: https://microcosmos.foldscope.com/?p=16549


    1. Meghashree says:

      Thank you Sir for your appreciation. we will try your suggestions to observe the motile bacteria.

      Thank you

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