A simplified touch tape preparation from tube cultures for microscopic examination of filamentous fungi

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Cellophane touch tape preparation provides reproducible results in minimal time when compared to tease mount and slide culture techniques for the identification of fungi from culture plates, but it is difficult to perform from tube cultures. Here, we describe an easy to perform touch tape preparation method that provided a better result from fungal tube culture.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)128-129
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Microbiological Methods
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 01-07-2011


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Microbiology (medical)

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