Yeast agregation

rand777 at rand777 at
Mon Jul 17 16:45:48 EST 1995

In article <b-1307952211410001 at>, b (mn) writes:
> I have some tricky questions:
> Why some yeast agregate? I have transformed several yeast strains with my
> plasmid and now they agregate in liquid CM. The same strain without the
> plasmid (2um, TRP1 selection) does not agregate.
> Is there some way to advoid the agregation? The cells grow very slowly,
> but in plates they look fine.
> Thank you very much in advance for any advice.
>    Rafa
> __________
> Rafael Maldonado
> Rafael.Maldonado at
I suggest that you add 0.05 ml (one drop) of Tween 80 per liter of liquid CM. I
think that this will solve the agregation problem.  Good luck. R.Randolph

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