Luria agar is Luria broth with the addition of 15 grams per liter agar. Agar is a solidifying agent that makes the liquid media solid at room temperature. Hence, luria agar would be a petri dish of agar while luria… Full Answer
Nutrient agar will grow the largest number of different types of microbes, fungi and bacteria, however some bacteria will not grow on this. A subtype of nutrient agar, luria bertani is a general medium and may be used for cultivation… Full Answer
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1969 was awarded jointly to Max Delbruck, Alfred D. Hershey and Salvador E. Luria for their discoveries concerning the replication mechanism and the genetic structure of viruses.