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dunking with hydro perox
    #1696654 - 07/08/03 04:40 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

is it beneficial or harmful or irrelevant to dunk with water mixed with hydrogen peroxide? it would kill contams, but would it hurt the cake?

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Re: dunking with hydro perox [Re: opieusps]
    #1696913 - 07/08/03 06:07 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

It may irritate the cake a little, but if you do it in a properly sane concentration it shouldn't cause real damage.

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Re: dunking with hydro perox [Re: opieusps]
    #1696976 - 07/08/03 06:27 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

whenever I have dunked cakes before i have always used a solution of water and hydrogen peroxide and have never had any problems from it. the hydrogen peroxide only makes up 3% of the total solution

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Re: dunking with hydro perox [Re: mushroomspoon]
    #1697041 - 07/08/03 06:52 PM (13 years, 6 months ago)

My friend has never had a reason to dunk a cake in peroxide, but he routinely soaks colonized agar wedges and tissue samples in a 3% peroxide solution before transfering to new agar plates.

A peroxide dunk for your cakes should be fine.


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