Observing Indian yogurt (curd) bacteria under foldscope

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 .         …

Viewing Baker’s Yeast

Dear Sir, We are viewing “Baker’s yeast” sample, using Foldscope, stained with Gram stain. We are able to get a clear vision of the yeast cells after gram staining. Fig. 1: Stained Baker’s yeast slide under foldscope Kindly let us know, how to estimate the microbial load using foldscope? Can we use slide A1 and…