Yeast contamination on cell culture:HELP!!

Robert Randolph rand777 at ids.net
Mon Sep 2 19:50:45 EST 1996



>Xose S. Puente wrote:
>> 
>> Could somebody helps me???
>> I`m working on culture of human cell lines and I have some troubles
>> with yeast contamination. Somebody knows how I can discart them in my
>> cultures? I`ve tried with Nystatin and excess of antibiotic, but It
>> doesn`t work.
>> Please, I need Help!!!
.
I would suggest you try Anisomycin...it is often used as a selective
inhibitor in culture media to prevent the growth of yeast. RR
Robert Randolph
Randolph Biomedical
401-826-1407
rrandy at hotmail.com



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