Mold contamination in incubator
merza at ohsu.edu
Tue Sep 13 21:27:03 EST 1994
In article <13SEP199413101574 at venus.tamu.edu>,
KRUEGER, CHARLES M <krueger at venus.tamu.edu> wrote:
>problems. Bottom incubator at 35 C, 100% humidity,
>5% CO2 and constant mold contamination problems. We
In our TC and bacterial incubators we use a water pan on the incubator
floor for humidity; we add 1% cupric sulfate to the water to prevent
microbial growth and have had zero problems.
Growth of Neisseria spp. and other gram negatives seems unaffected (on
plates, not in the water tray ;-)
Have you tried this?
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