Materials

Consumables:

  • Glucose
  • DI water
  • Weigh boat
  • Autoclave tape

Hardware:

  • 2L flask
  • Stir bar
  • Balance
  • 100mL glass bottles
  • Autoclave
  • Graduated cylinder

Procedure

Instructions:

  1. Measure out 1.5L of DI water into 2L flask on hot plate
  2. Add stir bar and begin spinning
  3. Measure out 400g of glucose powder
  4. Stir until dissolved
  5. Bring total volume up to 2L using 2nd graduate cylinder
  6. Add back to flask for mixing
  7. Dispense 100mL of glucose solution into 20 100mL glass bottles
  8. Cap and add autoclave tape
  9. Autoclave in house