ES/2 Enriched Seawater Medium

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ES/2 Enriched Seawater Medium Recipe

Suitable for some of J.A. West's tropical green isolates that require less of the ES-enrichment in order to maintain the desired morphology and rate of growth (West 1984, pers. Comm.).


For 1 L Total

  1. Aseptically add 10 mL of sterile ES Enrichment Solution per liter of Pasteurized Seawater (30 ppt).
  2. Store at refrigerator temperature.

# Component Amount Stock Solution Concentration Final Concentration
1 Pasteurized Seawater 1 L
2 Enrichment Solution for Seawater Medium 10 mL/L