How can you stop a cell culture from becoming contaminated?

  • Google+ icon
  • LinkedIn icon
  • 682 views

Sterilising petri dishes and agar before use. 

Taping lid of petri dish whilst microbes are glowing. 

Sterilising innoculating loops before use.

Carry out experiment near bunsen burner for updraft. 

Iona H. IB Biology tutor, GCSE Biology tutor, A Level Biology tutor, ...

About the author

is an online GCSE Biology tutor with MyTutor studying at Bristol University

Still stuck? Get one-to-one help from a personally interviewed subject specialist.

95% of our customers rate us

Browse tutors

We use cookies to improve your site experience. By continuing to use this website, we'll assume that you're OK with this. Dismiss

mtw:mercury1:status:ok