Freezing bacteriaFreezing bacteria kdorfman Sat, 12/05/2015 - 18:44
Pick a new colony, grow overnight in LB
inoculate LB from the overnight culture
Put 0.15 mL glycerol into sterile cryovial.
Add 0.85 mL mid-log culture (OD =~0.4). Pipette up and down to mix thoroughly
Freeze. Store in -80 if possible.
Scrape surface of frozen stock with sterile stick
Streak on agar plate