Overview

An 12 inches hole was dig and soil was obtain. The soil sample was first inoculated in an enriched media and incubate at 37 degree Celsius. The soil containing media was then pipettes in minimal medical containing paraoxon and methyl parathion. Again was incubate for 7 day at 37 degree Celsius. This process was repeated until week 5. Then plated onto minimal agar with pesticide to observe for OP hydrolysis.

Date of Collection
Semester of Collection
Fall 2015
Results
Number of Colonies of Paraoxon
1759
Number of Colonies of Methyl Parathion
0
Research References
Research ID
HDGNF15
Location
Geolocation for Sample

31.081656, -97.799046

Location Name
Backyard
Location Street
Bridgewood Drive
Location City
Killeen
Location State
TX
Location Country
US
Location Postal Code
76549

Participating Institutions