Our Advertisers

Lab Tips: Micro-Fiber and Fungus

Ever wonder about those stray fibers that float around in the air and happen to somehow land in one of the culture droplets? They are especially noticeable under darkfield observations.

Check it out –this photo was taken of a culture droplet containing a fiber of unknown origin. You can clearly see the Aspergillus sp. growing out of the fiber, nourished by the culture media….

[issuu width=930 height=700 pageNumber=11 shareMenuEnabled=false printButtonEnabled=false backgroundColor=%23222222 documentId=120223074940-dc9fd6b4d0bb4790ba44b57366b70b9a name=vol-12-2 username=embryologists.com tag=clinical unit=px id=cb745cc9-8c9f-7790-2342-5868b2c9eb82 v=2]