Example sentences for: agar

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  • In the experiments to compare cell envelopes of bacteria grown planktonically with those grown as biofilms, bacteria were grown on brain heart infusion agar supplemented as noted above.

  • These could include controls such as direct microscopic counts of active and inactive bacteria [ 19 ] , extraction and quantitation of ATP [ 23 ] , extraction and analysis of fatty acids [ 24 ] , real-time PCR of universal 16S rDNA markers [ 25 ] , and/or use of a larger variety of culture media, including dilute organic media, in place of or in addition to plate count agar [ 26 ] . All of these approaches also have problems, such as the possible presence in soil of biological molecules that are not associated with living cells, the always-present inability of microbiologists to culture most of the bacteria present in soil, and the often unpredictable performance of PCR primers.

  • Sexuals were collected and placed at a ratio of two males to eight females in 16 mm diameter petri dishes holding single leaves of Medicago arborea inserted into 3 ml of 2% agar with 1gL -1of Miracle-Gro (The Scotts Company, OH).

  • After digestion and re-ligation, Top 10 F' E. coli were transformed with 1 μL of the ligation reaction and plated on LB agar containing ampicillin.

  • Agar plates containing seedlings were then transferred to a cold room at 6°C.

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