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Questions about Agar
    #2230608 - 01/09/04 10:24 AM (13 years, 7 months ago)

i have read the teks on how to use Agar,but i have a question.Besides setting up the mediumof malt or pda,ect..and water does Agar actually do anything else?I was just wondering because i thought that maybe if all it did was set the mix up,could Knox geletin be used?Thats what that does isnt it?


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Re: Questions about Agar [Re: ghostcook]
    #2230611 - 01/09/04 10:26 AM (13 years, 7 months ago)

Gelatin used to be used so it can work, but you'll get better growth with agar and more chance of success.

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Re: Questions about Agar [Re: micro]
    #2230612 - 01/09/04 10:27 AM (13 years, 7 months ago)

oh ok thanx i was just curios.


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Re: Questions about Agar [Re: ghostcook]
    #2230773 - 01/09/04 12:22 PM (13 years, 7 months ago)

Yeah -- I think it would be ok if you boiled it, but gelatin gets lumpy if you pressure cook it.

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