Help freeze-drying anaerobes

IVANO at DINCO.INCQS.FIOCRUZ.BR IVANO at DINCO.INCQS.FIOCRUZ.BR
Thu Sep 21 12:19:19 EST 1995


You can freeze-dry anaerobes as most of other bacteria. For better results, use
a Skim Milk (DIFCO) 10% solution to suspend the strains from a simple agar
plate. Freeze them fast with an ethanol/dry-ice bath and go ahead with
normal freeze-drying procedures.

Good luck

Ivano de Filippis
INCQS/FIOCRUZ
Rio de Janeiro-Brasil
ivano at dinco.incqs.fiocruz.br



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