Various types of Oxidase test
Biochemical Tests

Oxidase test: Principle, Procedure, Results

Last updated on June 21st, 2021The oxidase test is used to identify bacteria that produce cytochrome c oxidase, an enzyme of the bacterial electron transport chain.  When present, the cytochrome c oxidase oxidizes the reagent (tetramethyl-p-phenylenediamine dihydrochloride) to indophenols, a purple […]