Hippurate Hydrolysis Test: Introduction, Principle, Test Requirements, Procedure, Result-Interpretation, Limitations, and Keynotes

Hippurate Hydrolysis Test-Positive and Negative Results

Introduction of Hippurate Hydrolysis Test The Hippurate Hydrolysis Test is applied to determine the ability of the organism to produce hippuricase which hydrolyzes the substrate hippurate. It is useful in the identification of Streptococcus agalactiae, Campylobacter jejuni, Listeria monocytogenes, and Gardnerella vaginalis.  Principle of the Test The end products …

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