Uneven growth of lambda phage

luc luc at sgi.celgen.kuleuven.ac.be
Fri Nov 6 10:45:05 EST 1998

make shure  pouring bottom AND top agar on a perfectly leveled table



>   Dear colleagues,
>   I am having problems in plating a lambdaZap library on large
> plates. Phages only grow on a half-moon section of the plate,
> but much slower on the other half. Does any of you have
> any idea about what the reason may be? I am being careful
> to spread bottom and top agar horizontal.
>   Any suggestion will be most welcome and appreciated.
>   With best regards,
>   Jose
>   Jose Luis Carrasco
>   Instituto de Biologia Molecular y Celular de Plantas
>   Camino de Vera, s/n
>   46022 Valencia
>   Spain
>   Email: jlcarrasco at ibmcp.upv.es

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