Potato dextrose media

Potato dextrose media i.e PDA is used for the cultivation of fungi. Potato dextrose is a general media.which is recommended for plate count methods for foods. It encourages mold sporulation and pigment¬†¬† production in dermatophytes. Agar is used as solidifying agents. Procedure 1. Boil 200g sliced, unpeeled potatoes in 1 litre distilled water for 30 … Read more