spore suspensions

Lester Pasarell lpasarel at utmb.edu
Tue May 20 16:23:24 EST 1997

PARASIT wrote:
> does anyone have a specific surfactant that will do a good job
> indispersing spores in water?

Tween 80 was used and still used to keep conidia from been hidrophobic 
or to keep them separate...like when you do water suspensions of
Aspergillus sp conidia while trying to do sensitivity testing...I do not
remember the concentration...but if you are interested e mail me and I
will find out 

Lester Pasarell-Luiggi                  lpasarel at utmb.edu
Medical Mycology Researc Center
Department of Pathology
The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
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