alcohol in antibiotic solutions?
Wolfgang.Schechinger at med.uni-tuebingen.de
Mon Oct 30 19:02:34 EST 2000
Probably it won't volatilize right away. The alcOH rather stays in
the medium. But apparently, it doesn't seem to matter much.
10% EtOH did not alter growth of 3T3 fibroblasts over several days in
my experience. Seems to be comparable with humans ;-)
> From: rodneypettway at hotmail.com ("Rodney Pettway")
> Subject: alcohol in antibiotic solutions?
> Date: 30 Oct 2000 23:36:00 -0000
> Organization: BIOSCI/MRC Human Genome Mapping Project Resource Centre
> X-To: <methods at net.bio.net>
> To: methods at hgmp.mrc.ac.uk
> What happens to the alcohol that is used to dissolve some
> antibiotics (chloroamphenicol) after you add the antibiotic to your
> media? Does it all volatilize off or what?
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