Pure Culture Characterization Services
Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) of biological samples

Scanning Electron Microscopy of biological samples is available as a stand-alone service or as a part of the Characterization of an organism in pure culture service. Mycorrhiza Biotech will optimize a protocol for the preparation of your sample for SEM, then prepare and analyze it based on the optimized protocol.

The deliverable includes a report containing detailed interpretation of the results and microphotographs with comprehensive descriptions.

 
Characterization of commercially important strains in pure culture

MBT characterizes commercially important fungal strains in pure culture. This service includes subculturing on the media specified by the client or standard medium used for the organism in question, description of colony’s morphology, documentation of microscopic traits on different media with particular emphasis on traits that can be used for routine monitoring of the culture by the client, DNA-sequencing of species-specific marker, Scanning Electron Microscopy of cultures.

MBT provides detailed descriptions, protocols for microscopy, and recommendations for routine monitoring of the strain.