minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC)

Accession ARO:3004370
DefinitionMinimum inhibitory concentration (MIC), in microbiology, is the lowest concentration of an antimicrobial that will inhibit the visible growth of a microorganism after overnight incubation.
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+ MIC sign part_of
+ MIC value part_of
+ MIC unit part_of

Rodloff A, et al. 2008. Dtsch Arztebl Int 105(39):657-62 Susceptible, intermediate, and resistant - the intensity of antibiotic action. (PMID 19626213)