stationary phase and starved bacteria

David Demezas demed at okway.okstate.edu
Thu Sep 11 11:49:50 EST 1997


Are bacteria that have grown through log phase and are in stationary
phase physiologically (or otherwise) similar to bacteria taken from
midlog phase of growth and placed in a mineral salts medium without a
carbon and energy source?.  If bacteria in these two conditions are
different, which condition is most similar to bacteria in nature (e.g.,
in soil)?  Any thoughts or references are welcomed.



More information about the Microbio mailing list