oxidative stress

Dr Martin Goldberg mdg at leicester.ac.uk
Sat Jan 11 09:29:29 EST 1997

>To: microbio at net.bio.net

>From: Dr Wangxue Chen <wakefiel at ihug.co.nz>

>Subject: Oxidative stress of bacteria

>Date: 4 Jan 1997 06:24:19 GMT

>I would like to give oxidative stress to bacteria (such as E. coli)
>cultured either on agar plate (preferred) or in liquid medium. I know
>someone use hydrogen peroxide or other chemicals. Any advice or
>protocols would be very appreciated.



I understand that you can add menodione to the culture medium. I'm
afraid that I don't know what concentration to use, but if you try
searching the literature databases, using the keywords "menodione" and
"oxidative stress", you should get your answer.


Martin Goldberg
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