Unit

UNIT 1.3 Growth on Solid Media

  1. Karen Elbing1,
  2. Roger Brent2

Published Online: 1 AUG 2002

DOI: 10.1002/0471142727.mb0103s59

Current Protocols in Molecular Biology

Current Protocols in Molecular Biology

How to Cite

Elbing, K. and Brent, R. 2002. Growth on Solid Media. Current Protocols in Molecular Biology. 59:I:1.3:1.3.1–1.3.6.

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

Detailed protocols are provided for titering and isolating bacterial colonies by serial dilutions, or alternatively by streaking or spreading a plate. Support protocols describe replica plating as well as methods for storing strains as agar stabs or frozen glycerol stocks.