Cut a tiny cube from healthy culture and place it upside-down
on a fresh petri dish of agar. Place two or three pieces of oatmeal about
an inch away from the spreading plasmodium.
day add another two or three oatmeal flakes about an inch away from the
spreading plasmodium and watch it grow toward and engulf them. After just
a few days, the most amazing things will start to grow!
Place the oatmeal in intricate patterns, spreading agar
on large kitchen platters or plates of glass for bigger designs.
Be sure to take appropriate precautions when culturing
live cells. Be careful of contamination from other molds.