This Kit contains a sample of Saccharomyces cerevisiae French Saison Yeast Strain with the extra chromosomal DNA that contains a form of the Green Fluorescent Protein. When exposed to a "black light" or blue light the yeast glows.
This yeast and plasmid are being released through a Creative Commons Non-Commercial License we encourage you to share it. For commercial use we ask that you contact us for a license at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Kit includes all the items necessary to grow the yeast.
1 - Glass Bottle
1 - 7 petri plate sleeve
1 - 10 nitrile gloves
1 - 5 inoculations loops
1 - Blue light and UV filter
1 - Grow Yeast GFP Bag
1 - YPD G418 Agar
1 - 50mL Tube for Measuring
9 - Disposable pipettes
1 - Grow Yeast GFP Kit Protocol
Perishables (placed into bag with store 20°C sticker):
2 - Freeze Dried Yeast w/GFP
1 - 1mL Sterile Water
More about the Yeast
French Saison yeast is an exceptional, highly attenuative top-fermenting ale yeast, creating distinctive beers with spicy, fruity and peppery notes. Ideal for fermentation of farmhouse style beer. Suitable for producing Saisons and farmhouse style beers up to 14% ABV.
Attenuation: Very High - Flocculation: Medium - Usage Directions: For best results, ferment at 26-32 degrees C (79-90 degrees F).