APPENDIX 3G Growing Bacteria on Solid Media
Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Cytometry
How to Cite
Lech, K. and Brent, R. 2001. Growing Bacteria on Solid Media. Current Protocols in Cytometry. 12:3G:A.3G.1–A.3G.5.
- Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
- Published Print: APR 2000
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.