Media Preparation Core

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The Media Preparation Core Facility is equipped with 3 automatic plate pourers supported by 2 programmable media kettles capable of producing up to 9 liters of agar or nutrient media per run under gentle and reproducible conditions. Plates are available in 6 cm or 10 cm formats.

 

Plate Color Code

Color

Markings

Plate Type

Black

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NG

Red

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NG Carb

Green/ Black

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HG

Green/Red

| |

HG Carb

None

LB

Blue

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LB Carb 60

Blue/ Blue

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LB Carb 100

Green

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LB Kan