Table 1

Relative biofilm formation for each medium and temperature
Culture medium S. algae
26°C 32°C
MB 1.58 ± 0.26 1.14 ± 0.26
MH2 0.91 ± 0.14 0.33 ± 0.16
CAMH2 0.92 ± 0.21 0.75 ± 0.30
BHI2 1.64 ± 0.77 1.66 ± 0.77
TSB2 0.32 ± 0.05 0.59 ± 0.17
LMB 0.97 ± 0.22 0.56 ± 0.07
SASW 8.60 ± 0.84 6.03 ± 0.55
VNSS 3.33 ± 0.36 3.99 ± 0.70
MMM - -

Values indicate the mean ± SD (n = 8) OD590/OD625 ratios. OD values below 0.05 were considered as no growth/no biofilm formation and have not been taken into account (indicated by a dash).

Martín-Rodríguez et al.

Martín-Rodríguez et al. BMC Microbiology 2014 14:102   doi:10.1186/1471-2180-14-102

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