Hello! Socratic's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy have been updated, which will be automatically effective on October 6, 2018. Please contact hello@socratic.com with any questions.

Why does Mycobacterium require special consideration in regards to disinfection?

1 Answer
Mar 6, 2018


Disinfection of bacterium depends on its outer coat.


Mycobacterium tuberculi and mycobacterium lepari are with most resistant coat. Requires sodium hypochlorite for disinfection . This is the strongest antibacterial used now a days.