UNIT 1.6 Media and Culture of Yeast
Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Cell Biology
How to Cite
Green, S. R. and Moehle, C. M. 2001. Media and Culture of Yeast. Current Protocols in Cell Biology. 4:1.6:1.6.1–1.6.12.
- Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
- Published Print: OCT 1999
The yeast, Saccharyomyces cerevisiae, has become an important organism in molecular, biochemical, and genetic analysis. The organism has specific requirements for growth under a variety of conditions. The media, both liquid and solid, simple, define, and complex are describe in this unit. Also included are methods for handling, storing, and shipping stock of yeast.