Autoclave Pipet tips

Susan Jane Hogarth sjhogart at
Sun Sep 8 21:36:35 EST 1996

John.Monahan at CIBADIAG.COM wrote:

>      15 minutes seems kind of short if you are trying to "kill" all life
>      forms (eg spores), however...
>       First, I think 15 psi of steam = 121 degrees.

>      As a Grad Student, I once autoclaved a foam bucket full of ice (a
>      small wager was at stake).  After "autoclaving" ice remained in the
>      ice bucket 

Cool - I gotta try that. Did you win or lose the wager?



Susan Jane Hogarth
Still trying to figure out the *questions*, never mind the *answers*.

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