Table 1.

Biochemical reactions of B. thuringiensisserotype H34 isolated from war wounds

Test material or processResult
CatalasePositive
OxidaseNegative
MacConkey agarNo growth
Trypticase soy agarGrowth
Potassium thiocyanateGrowth
Blood agarBeta-hemolysis
ThermophiliaNegative
Voges-ProskauerPositive
Nitrate reductionPositive
Esculin hydrolysisPositive
LecithinasePositive
GelatinNegative
UreaNegative
IndoleNegative
Simmon citrateNegative
SucroseNegative
InulinNegative
RiboseNegative
AmygdalinNegative
TrehaloseAcid
XyloseNegative
MaltoseAcid
GalactoseNegative
GlucoseAcid
SalicinNegative