Lysing Matrix Y
Tubes contain 0.5 mm diameter Yttria-Stabilized Zirconium Oxide beads which have high density and extremely high hardness. Ideal to break tough cell walls, its smooth surface minimizes shearing. Use for gram +/- bacteria, fungal tissue, spores, yeasts, filamentous algae and biofilms. In the FastRNA Spin Kit for Microbes and Yeast.
Bacteria (Gram +/-) | Yeast/Yeast Spores | Fungi/Fungal spores | Algae | Yeasts with tougher cell walls