Microbial preservation

Assessment of DNA encapsulation, a new room-temperature DNA storage method

Clermont D, Santoni S, Saker S, Gomard M, Gardais E, Bizet C. Biopreserv Biobank. 2014 Jun;12(3):176-83. doi: 10.1089/bio.2013.0082.

Effect of chemical stabilizers on the thermostability and infectivity of a representative panel of freeze dried viruses

Pastorino B, Baronti C, Gould EA, Charrel RN, de Lamballerie X PLoS One. 2015 Apr 29;10(4):e0118963. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0118963. eCollection 2015.

Improving survival and storage stability of bacteria recalcitrant to freeze-drying: a coordinated study by European culture collections

Peiren J, Buyse J, De Vos P, Lang E, Clermont D, Hamon S, Bégaud E, Bizet C, Pascual J, Ruvira MA, Macián MC, Arahal DR. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2015 Apr;99(8):3559-71. doi: 10.1007/s00253-015-6476-6.

Cryopreservation and Freeze-Drying Protocols

Willem F. Wolkers Harriëtte Oldenhof Editors Methods in Molecular Biology Volume 1257, 2015, pp 477-488