By Tim Flannery
Twenty-five years in the past, a tender Australian museum curator named Tim Flannery got down to examine the fauna of the Pacific Islands. beginning with a survey of 1 of the main inaccessible islands in Melanesia, the younger scientist discovered himself ghost whispering, snake wrestling and Quadoi looking looking for a small bat that grew to become out to not be earthshatteringly interesting.
With debts of studying, naming and infrequently consuming new mammal species; being thwarted or aided by means of neighborhood customs; and old clinical expeditions, Flannery, now one of many world’s most sensible environmentalists, takes us on a captivating trip via one of the most various and extraordinary areas in the world.
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When various lymphoid cell lines including h-h hybridomas were cultivated in PEG-86-1 medium with an inoculum of 103 cells per ml, cell growth was markedly improved by the 39 addition of rhFGF to the medium. 6). A stable transforman t thus obtained grew well from an inoculum of lxlO 3 cells per ml in PEG-86-1 medium, and clonal growth in this medium has also become possible. Using this cell line, the cultivation could be scaled up to a 200-L fermentor via two steps of seed culturing from a master cell bank, while the original cells require four to five steps of seed culturing.
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