Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Minimum Bactericidal Concentration (MBC)

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_14233

The lowest concentration of an antimicrobial agent that kills microorganisms, as indicated by absence of growth following subculturing in the dilution method.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA