S4E112 CUBE chatShaala: "Celebration of Goof ups"

CUBE Home Lab Jorhat Assam

  1. Ishita has started fruit fly cultures and made home made TRSV culture but it got contaminated with fungus.
  2. Story of jorhat assam fruit flies: three fruit flies were trapped(from kicthen and flies were resting on a wire) by ishita on 12th June 2021 and flies were transfered in transparent plastice bottle with one piece of banana. Out of three, two flies were gravid.
  3. 6 larvae were observed in the bottle
  4. observations on 16 & 17th June 2021, size of the larvae was increasing.
  5. TRSV medium was prepared for only one bottle on 18th of June.
  6. Observed 12 pupae on 18th June 2021
  7. Made TRSV medium again and both the media got contaminated with fungus
  8. CELEBRATION OF GOOF UPS

Cause: Contamination could be because of condensation and also bottles were kept open to air after washing them with warm water.

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