Improved Culture Flask for Obligate Anaerobes

Appl Microbiol. 1975 May;29(5):710-1.

Abstract

An improved flask system for the growth of extremely oxygen-sensitive bacteria in liquid culture is described. The improvement described utilizes an all-glass, neoprene-stoppered flask designed for growth of 50- to 1,000-ml cultures of bacteria with continuous gassing.

MeSH terms

  • Anaerobiosis
  • Bacteria / growth & development*
  • Bacteriological Techniques / instrumentation*
  • Clostridium / growth & development
  • Evaluation Studies as Topic
  • Glass
  • Micrococcaceae / growth & development
  • Neoprene

Substances

  • Neoprene