substitutes for formaldehyde, glutaraldehyde

fuller at envirogen.com fuller at envirogen.com
Tue Jun 15 17:12:15 EST 1999

Does anyone know of a good substitute for substitutes for formaldehyde
and glutaraldehyde.  Looking to preserve microbial cells in aqueous
samples, without getting cell autofluorescence (which glut sometimes
causes).  Formaldehyde seems to cause reduced direct counts of our

Any leads much appreciated.

-Mark Fuller
fuller at envirogen.com

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