fermentation test

fermentation test
(for glucose and other sugars in urine) boil a specimen to destroy bacteria, then add baker's yeast and incubate; perform Benedict test for reducing sugars on this specimen and an unfermented specimen. Glucose, fructose, and maltose are fermented and give a reaction in the unfermented specimen but not in the fermented specimen.

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