Storage of Strains
Long term cryopreservation
Medium time as spores
Spore are very stable and can sustain storage at 4°C for prolonged time, up to multiple months.
- Take the formed spores.
- Resuspend them in sterile water.
- Place at 4°C.
- Haploid and diploid cells will mostly not survive this treatment for more than a few weeks.