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Caenorhabditis elegans Culture Kit (with voucher)

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Our Caenorhabditis elegans Culture Kit is perfect for teacher demonstration or individual use. This kit contains enough materials for maintaining C. elegans over a period of 6 subcultures. This wild-type strain of C. elegans is used extensively in genetic studies. C. elegans completes its life cycle in 3 days, developing from egg through 4 larval stages to adult.

Note: Kit includes a voucher to request perishable materials later at your convenience. Contact us or return the voucher to request delivery of perishables. Keep C. elegans and bacteria cultures at room temperature; do not incubate or refrigerate.


What’s Included:
  •  C. elegans N2 (wild-type strain) Plate Culture
  •  Escherichia coli K12 Broth Culture
  • 6 Bottles Nematode Growth Agar
  • 12 Tubes Nutrient Broth
  • 60 Sterile lazy-L-Spreaders™
  • 40 Sterile Petri Dishes
  • 12 Serological Pipets (1 mL)
  • 6 Disposable Metal Scalpels
  •  Metal Inoculating Loop
  •  Autoclave Disposal Bag
  •  Teacher Instructions
Needed But Not Included:
  •  37° C Incubator
  •  Stereomicroscope
  •  Pipet Aid
Return Policy:

If for any reason you are not satisfied with this item, it is eligible for a return, exchange, refund, or credit up to 180 days from date of purchase. Restrictions may apply. Returns & Exchanges Policy.


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