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Microbial Strains Preservation

Several methods have been successfully used for the preservation of microorganisms: repeated sub-culturing, preservation on agar beads, oil overlay of slant-grown cultures, use of silica gel and other sterile supports, cryopreservation and lyophilization. Among these, cryopreservation and lyophilization are highly utilized for culture collections and industry.

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