Arnia, Arnia and Efrida, Warganegara (2013) Identification Of Coliform Contamination On Fresh Raw Beef Sold In TheMarket Around Bandar Lampung. Majority, 2 (5). pp. 43-50. ISSN 2337-3776


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Coliform is a bacteria that has habitat in the human or animal’s intestine. Therefore Coliform, especially Escherichia coli, used as indication of faecal contamination in water or food. The distribution of Escherichia coli from humans to humans can occur through the faecal oral route that is with eating food or drink that has been contaminated by Coliform. Infection of Coliform in human usually because of consumption of contaminated food animal products, such as meat and milk. The goal of this research is to detect Coliform contamination in the fresh raw beef sold in the market around Bandar Lampung. This Coliform detection research was done with planting the sample in MacConkey agar (MC) and then identification test with TSIA, SIM test, citrate test, urea test and sugar test. From the growth in the media, 1 sample free from contamination and the other 13 samples are contaminated by Coliform. The conclusion, it was found that from 14 samples of fresh raw beef sold in market around Bandar Lampung, 8 samples contaminated by Escherichia coli, 2 samples contaminated by Proteus sp, 2 samples contaminated by Klebsiella sp, 1 sample contaminated by Citrobacter sp and 1 sample free of bacterial contamination. Keywords: Coliform, fresh raw beef

Item Type: Article
Subjects: Q Science > QR Microbiology
Divisions: Fakultas Kedokteran (FK) > Prodi Pendidikan Dokter
Depositing User: EFRIDA WAR
Date Deposited: 16 Jan 2017 02:00
Last Modified: 16 Jan 2017 02:00

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