Viruses 23 100% satisfaction guaranteed Living Organisms valuable teacher resources: carolina.com Bacterial Viruses Kits & Sets 124310P Plaque Demonstration Kit A (with perishables) Plaque Demonstration Kits The following 2 kits are designed to initiate and teach handling of plaqueforming bacteriophages. Special attention is given to serial dilution and the production of plaques by the agar-layer technique. Kits are suitable for individual projects or class exercises (instructions are written for participation by 4 students). Note: Order the kit with the perishable materials (all . items) included or with a prepaid coupon to request perishables later at your convenience. Contact us or return the coupon to request delivery of perishable materials. Refrigerate coliphage until use; do not freeze. Keep bacteria culture and agar at room temperature. Plaque Kit A (with Coliphages T4 and Mutant T4r) Escherichia coli B Agar Slant Culture. Vial Coliphage T4 (104 particles/mL). Vial Coliphage T4r (104 particles/mL). 2 Bottles Tryptone Base Layer Agar Tube Tryptone Broth (5 mL) 4 Tubes Serial Dilution Tryptone Broth (9 mL) 5 Tubes Tryptone Soft Agar 8 Sterile Serological Pipets (1 mL) 20 Sterile Petri Dishes 4 Student Instructions and Worksheets Teacher’s Manual Plaque Kit B (with Coliphages T2 and Minute Phage FX174) Escherichia coli B Agar Slant Culture. Escherichia coli C Agar Slant Culture. Vial Coliphage T2 (104 particles/mL). Vial Coliphage FX174 (103 particles/mL). 2 Bottles Tryptone Base Layer Agar 2 Tubes Tryptone Broth (5 mL) 4 Tubes Serial Dilution Tryptone Broth (9 mL) 6 Tubes Tryptone Soft Agar 10 Sterile Serological Pipets (1 mL) 20 Sterile Petri Dishes 4 Student Instructions and Worksheets Teacher’s Manual 124310 Kit A (with prepaid coupon) Each $91.70 124310P Kit A (with perishables) Each $91.70 124315 Kit B (with prepaid coupon) Each $109.45 124315P Kit B (with perishables) Each $107.85 121200P Soil Bacteriophage Kit (with perishables) Soil Bacteriophage Kit For isolation and culture. Features a pretested sample of raw soil as a natural source for certain plaque-forming, nonpathogenic viruses. By using fundamental microbiological techniques and the materials in this kit, bacteriophage can be isolated from its native habitat for classroom demonstration or for student exercise. Media are sterile, ready for use. Note: Order the kit with the perishable materials (all . items) included or with a prepaid coupon to request perishables later at your convenience. Contact us or return the coupon to request delivery of perishable materials. Keep bacteria culture and soil at room temperature; do not incubate or refrigerate. International Customers: See shipping restrictions in this section. Kit includes: Natural Soil (25 g). Escherichia coli B Agar Slant Culture. 4 Tubes Nutrient Peptone Broth 7 Tubes Serial Dilution Tryptone Broth (9 mL) 6 Tubes Tryptone Soft Agar 14 Sterile Serological Pipets (1 mL) Piece Filter Cloth (3 × 3") 2 Sterile 0.45-µm Filter Units for Syringe 20 Sterile Petri Dishes Bottle Nutrient Peptone Broth (80 mL) 2 Bottles Tryptone Base Layer Agar Collection Vial (4 dr) Soil Culture Vessel 2 Sterile Vials (2 dr) Sterile Syringe (10 mL) Teacher Instructions 121200 Kit (with prepaid coupon) Each $122.65 121200P Kit (with perishables) Each $122.65 Don’t Worry, You Can’t Catch These Viruses • Safe—nonpathogenic to humans • Ready to use—virus cultures for infecting bacteria or plants • Fast—often overnight results • Flexible—for a variety of virus studies, including immunology, genetics, and biotechnology All viruses are for educational use only. For another way to view viruses up close, see our selection of posters and slides on page 26.
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