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Laminar Flow hoods

Dima Klenchin klenchin at facstaff.REMOVE_TO_REPLY.wisc.edu
Tue Mar 9 15:11:50 EST 1999


In article <pxpst2-0903991401110001 at pelli.pathology.pitt.edu>, pxpst2 at unixs.cis.pitt.edu (Peter) wrote:
:In article <7c3fkf$c5a$2 at news.doit.wisc.edu>,
:klenchin at REMOVE_TO_REPLY.facstaff.wisc.edu (Dima Klenchin) wrote:
:
:> I have hard time imagining anything 
:> that would be effective against bacteria, fungi and spores yet
:> not being toxic to humans (unless it is ethanol :-)). 
:
:And ethanol is not all that great a Bacteriocide.  In order to get good
:sterility, one must soak in it for more than ~10 min.  This is according
:to our Animal Facilities peaple.
:
Sure. 10 min might be an overkill, but at least it does work on all of 
them!

        - Dima




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