Mycoplasma detection in cell culture

Wolfgang Schechinger Wolfgang.Schechinger at med.uni-tuebingen.de
Wed Nov 4 12:51:48 EST 1998


Hi. Severa=F6 manufacturers offer PCR kits for this purpose. A cheap 
and fast alternative would be staining with H33258 (bis 
benzimidazole). You'll see the mycoplasma under the fluorescence 
microscope (at 100x magnification and illumination with UV).


Good luck!

Wolfgang
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