Yeast contamination on cell culture:HELP!!

Robert Randolph rand777 at
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 is often used as a selective
inhibitor in culture media to prevent the growth of yeast. RR
Robert Randolph
Randolph Biomedical
rrandy at

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