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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...
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- Fall '09
- Bacteria, growth curve, Bacterial growth