Yeast growing in lactose?

Chuck Staben staben at pop.uky.edu
Wed Jan 31 22:22:06 EST 1996


Miguel A. RODRIGUEZ-GABRIEL wrote:
> 
> Dear Yeast Netters,
> 
>      I¿m posting this question for a friend. Do you know yeasts growing in
> high concentration of LACTOSE?
> 
>      Thanks for your attention
> 
>      Miguel A. RODRIGUEZ-GABRIEL
>      E-mail:marodriguez at mvax.cbm.uam.esSome yeast grow in lactose (K. lactis), but S. cerevisiae should be 
lac-.  On the other hand, lactose medium that has been autoclaved can 
contain sugars other than lactose that permit growth.



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