mass of bacteria

Colin A. B. Davidson cabd2 at hermes.cam.ac.uk
Thu Apr 4 09:54:58 EST 2002


"Michael Witty" <mw132 at mole.bio.cam.ac.uk> wrote in message
news:Pine.SGI.4.33.0204041523540.5154582-100000 at mole.bio.cam.ac.uk...

> Colin,
>      yes you are right.  Far from perfect.  But an experiment is married
> to the real world.  Sitting in an office and making assumptions is how to
> get divorced from the real world!  Mike.

I might also argue that sitting in a lab and devising experiments can be
somewhat of a divorce from the real world. A balanced approach requires
calculation, experimentation, and a little application! :-)





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