rwinder at PFC.Forestry.CA
Thu Mar 30 12:34:54 EST 1995
In article <9503281711.AA15867 at forestry.utoronto.ca>, dobranic at forestry.utoronto.ca (Jason Dobranic) writes:
> What standard procedures are there to determine the weight of
>one conidia? Or estimate which is more likely.
Weigh a batch of conidia, then suspend the conidia in a known volume of
water with surfactant. Using at least 10 counts with a haemocytometer,
count the mean number of conidia per ml, which will give the original
number of conidia you weighed, and therefore the mean weight per conidium.
RICHARD WINDER Title: Research Scientist
Canadian Forest Service Phone: (604) 363-0773
Victoria, B.C. Internet: RWINDER at A1.PFC.Forestry.CA
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