Can you pick up a bacterium?
gjs at aber.ac.uk
Mon Oct 17 09:05:58 EST 1994
>> Can you pick up a bacterium. I am wondering if any of the technology in
>> medicine or biology could be used to separate out a rod from a mixture of
>> cocci and sperm. Can't be done by culture. E-mail: BCapstone at aol.com
What do you mean by "pick up". Cells can be sorted by flow cytometry
techniques quite easily (we do it). A mixture as different as that stated
above would be very easy to sort. Once sorted they would be available for any
other manipulation/technique you might want to carry out.
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