IUBio Biosequences .. Software .. Molbio soft .. Network News .. FTP

Trivial Yeast Question

mdcabl at cc.newcastle.edu.au mdcabl at cc.newcastle.edu.au
Fri Nov 18 03:58:08 EST 1994

Hi all,

This is completely unrelated to any scientific discussion but I let curiousity
get the better of me.  Isn't Saccharomyces cerevisiae brewer's yeast?  If it is
does it brew decent beer or wine? Also, has anyone tried a brew with lab
strains, maybe even yeast with stabley transfected plasmids? I wonder if there
would be any good plasmids to use to enhance a brew-- not that I plan to do
this, mind you.  Just musing, and procrastinating about running a gel.

Allen Black
Dept. of Pathology
Univ. of Newcastle

>.sig deleted  

More information about the Yeast mailing list

Send comments to us at biosci-help [At] net.bio.net