Microbiology Workshop

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MakerBay, Yau Tong

Sze Shan Street

Hong Kong, Kowloon

Hong Kong

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Microbes are all around us, in fact there are more than 100 trillion microbes in your body! Some microbes are harmful, but some are really useful. Come and explore the wonderful world of microbiology with us!

This is a 2 day hands-on workshop.

On day 1 you will learn: (3 hours from 10:00 AM till 13:00 PM)

1) About bacteria and fungus

2) How to make Agar plates for growing microorganisms from kitchen ingredients.

3) How to grow microorganisms

4) Test different objects for the microbes growing on them.

5) How to obtain single bacteria colonies

6) Aseptic techniques to prevent contamination

7) How to make yogurt

8) Do Bio-Art using bacteria

On Day 2 you will: (3 hours from 10:00 AM till 13:00 PM)

1) Observe the bacteria and fungus that you have grown and to take photos of them

2) Learn basic bacteria and fungi identification

3) Learn how to count bacteria cells

4) Eat your yoghurt

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MakerBay, Yau Tong

Sze Shan Street

Hong Kong, Kowloon

Hong Kong

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