glycerol vs glucose

K N and P J Harris ecoli at cix.compulink.co.uk
Thu Dec 7 15:38:02 EST 1995


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> From: dunten at sirius.bmc.uu.se (Pete Dunten)
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> Super-rich media recipes for growth of E coli typically include 
glycerol but
> not glucose.  Anyone know why?
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> Thanks,  Pete
This is not an answer but is there a possibility that it is connected 
with water activity ?
Peter Harris,
University of Reading, U.K.




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