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Four Patterns of Observation Chamber for Studying Nematode Behaviour

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Nematode behaviour has been studied in agar culture dishes, each with a large cover-glass base and a close-fitting lid. Dishes are inverted for microscopic examination. Sealed observation chambers of two large coverslips separated by a variable number of gaskets have been used for nematodes in agar or water and perfusion chambers have been used for specimens that need their culture medium replenishing frequently. A chamber for observing nematodes in roots at high magnifications incorporates sand whose moisture content can be controlled. This chamber can be perfused and whole seedlings accommodated within.

Affiliations: 1: Rothamsted Experimental Station, Harpenden, Herts., England


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