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Growth medium

Growth medium

(Science: cell culture) a synthetic medium which is filled with nutrients necessary to the growth of microorganisms or cells being cultured in the lab.


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Would boiled blood be usable as a growing medium?

Hello, Just wondering if I could use boiled blood as a growing medium. I believe growth factors, hormones, etc. aren't destroyed by boiling. But then why is serum purified by ...

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by oxi
Tue Feb 03, 2015 3:32 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Would boiled blood be usable as a growing medium?
Replies: 1
Views: 368

An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells

... culture on MEF feeder layers in the presence of basic fibroblast growth factor , or on matrigel or laminin in MEF-conditioned medium. The demonstration of pluripotency for murine ES cells usually involves reconstitution ...

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by 2444256703
Thu Jan 29, 2015 6:48 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: An Overview of Embryonic Stem Cells
Replies: 1
Views: 576

Recommendations for Bacteria Detection?

... the standard way is to filter the water and keep the filter on some growth medium to see how many colonies will form. However, not every growth medium will suit every ...

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by JackBean
Wed Oct 08, 2014 9:34 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Recommendations for Bacteria Detection?
Replies: 4
Views: 2802

The effect of ethanol on peroxidase activity

... to yest, not to proteins 3) what was in that solution? Was it some growth medium or was it just water/buffer/whatever?

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by JackBean
Mon Feb 17, 2014 12:43 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The effect of ethanol on peroxidase activity
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Views: 1740

Cell culture - no CO2

... You may have success if you closely monitor the pH of your culture medium and adjust it when required during your culture. Normal cultures typically ... to check on your cells a couple of times per day, depending on their growth.

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by biohazard
Mon Sep 23, 2013 9:01 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell culture - no CO2
Replies: 10
Views: 24271
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