Unit

UNIT 1.1 Media Preparation and Bacteriological Tools

  1. Karen Elbing1,
  2. Roger Brent2

Published Online: 1 AUG 2002

DOI: 10.1002/0471142727.mb0101s59

Current Protocols in Molecular Biology

Current Protocols in Molecular Biology

How to Cite

Elbing, K. and Brent, R. 2002. Media Preparation and Bacteriological Tools. Current Protocols in Molecular Biology. 59:I:1.1:1.1.1–1.1.7.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Clark & Elbing LLP, Boston, Massachusetts

  2. 2

    The Molecular Sciences Institute, Berkeley, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 AUG 2002
  2. Published Print: JUL 2002

Abstract

Recipes are provided in this unit for minimal liquid media, rich liquid media, solid media, top agar, and stab agar. Also included are descriptions and useful information about tools used with growth media such as inoculating loops, sterile toothpicks and spreaders.