Cycloheximde/what to do now?

lamb L.A.M.Buisman at cable.A2000.nl
Sat Mar 25 14:28:51 EST 2000


Check in the Oxoid manual for Campylobacter supplements. You might find
alternatives there.
For prevention of moulds overgrowing our Helicobacter cultures we add
amphotericine-B to the medium, 10 mg/liter.

Loes

Sheepskin Hollow wrote:

> We have used cycloheximde extensively in a differential/selective agar
> for Campylobacter- Campy-Cephex Agar.
>
> We now are finding that the price of the stuff has skyrocketed and I have been
> told it is no longer manufactured.
>
> Anyone out there know more about this problem or have ideas on what
> we might use for a subsititute.
>
> Any suggestions for a substitute medium?





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