Biochemical Tests

MUG (Beta-Glucuronidase) Test for E. coli

Last updated on June 17th, 2021MUG is an acronym for 4-methylumbelliferyl-β-D-glucuronide. Since 97% of Escherichia coli strains produce the enzyme β-D-glucuronidase, MUG test can be used for rapid identification of E. coli. Verotoxin-producing E. coli (E. coli […]