This week I return to Streptococcus, this time S. pneumoniae. In this episode I go over its virulence, pathogenicity, and more. How do we identify it in the lab? What tests can we use? What is the bile solubility test? Tune in to this episode to find out.

Clinical Microbiology explained in simple terms, suitable for microbiologists and students alike.

Hosted by Medical Laboratory Scientist, Luis Plaza, who also talks about his experience as a clinical microbiologist.

Giant microbes

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