This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: 4). Rate of growth influenced by environmental factors. c. Stationary Phase - rate of reproduction = rate of death Due to exhaustion of nutrients, accumulation of wastes. d. Death Phase - rate of death rate of reproduction. Some species die quickly, others survive longer. . Practical applications : a. When to do lab procedures ? b. Tests of newly developed antibiotics. c. Disease process similar to growth curve. . FACTORS AFFECTING BACTERIAL GROWTH (REQUIREMENTS FOR BACTERIAL GROWTH) 1) Temperature 4) Moisture 2) Oxygen 5) Light 3) pH 6) Nutrients...
View Full Document
- Fall '09