UNIT 13.2 Growth and Manipulation of Yeast

  1. Douglas A. Treco1,
  2. Fred Winston2

Published Online: 1 MAY 2001

DOI: 10.1002/0471142727.mb1302s19

Current Protocols in Molecular Biology

Current Protocols in Molecular Biology

How to Cite

Treco, D. A. and Winston, F. 2001. Growth and Manipulation of Yeast. Current Protocols in Molecular Biology. 19:I:13.2:13.2.1–13.2.12.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

  2. 2

    Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
  2. Published Print: JUL 1992

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Preparation of sterile media of consistently high quality is essential for the genetic manipulation of yeast. Recipes for media needed in the protocols in this chapter are provided in this unit. Specific suppliers are recommended for specific ingredients.