skim milk agar
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Sat Mar 15 12:26:00 EST 1997
In article <Pine.SGI.3.91.970314175518.24098D-100000 at umbi.umd.edu>,
Kimberly Walker <walker at umbi.umd.edu> wrote:
> How in the world do you make this stuff? I tried to filter sterilize the
> skim milk, but it wouldn't go through the filter. Autoclaved milk
> carmelizes. Does anyone have expeience with this?
Skim milk medium powder is available commercially ( Difco? I forget - I'm
not at work right now!), and I have prepared it by autoclaving with no
problems. I'm sure that you could just add agar and autoclave to make the
skim milk agar that you require.
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