seeing worms

Craig Hunter hunter at CGL.UCSF.EDU
Thu Sep 29 21:49:11 EST 1994

I am looking for a convenient procedure to make L1 larvae easily
visible in a drop of water on a plate.  I am thinking mostly about
vital dyes (nile blue?) modified coli or variations on transmitted
illumination.  The worms must survive.  Any ideas?
Tested or untested (and crazy is OK too).

Craig Hunter (hunter at

More information about the Celegans mailing list