TABLE 2.

Components of MM

ComponentConcn
Salts
    KCl10 mM
    CaCl2·2H2O340 μM
    MgSO4·7H2O800 μM
    FeSO4·7H2O0.78 μM
    KH2PO4176 μM
    K2HPO4160 μM
    (NH4)2SO460 μM
    NaCl100 mM
Amino acids
    Alanine0.3 g liter−1
    Arginine HCl0.2 g liter−1
    Cysteine0.2 g liter−1
    Glycine0.13 g liter−1
    Histidine HCl·H2O0.17 g liter−1
    Isoleucine0.3 g liter−1
    Leucine0.5 g liter−1
    Lysine0.5 g liter−1
    Methionine0.1 g liter−1
    Phenylalanine0.2 g liter−1
    Serine0.2 g liter−1
    Threonine0.2 g liter−1
    Tyrosine0.04 g liter−1
    Valine0.4 g liter−1
Sugars0.5% (wt/vol)