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Once the biosynthetic precursors, ATP, and reducing powers are generated, the organism employs anabolic enzymes to convert those biosynthetic precursors into monomers (building blocks) in the shape of various sugars, amino acids, and nucleotides. 3). The central metabolic pathways (glycolysis, the pentose phosphate pathway, and the Krebs cycle) fulfill both catabolic (from cata, a Greek word for breakdown) and anabolic (from ana, a Greek word for buildup) functions and as such may be referred to as amphibolic pathways.

A good continuous culture maximizes the number of biochemically active cells in the population while keeping the number of biologically inactive cells to a minimum. 1 Microbial Growth Kinetics in Continuous Cultures The theories underlying growth kinetics can be represented by a number of equations, shown here. 24) In x where dx is the change in biomass (Δ biomass), dt is the duration of time during which the measured increase in biomass has taken place (Δ time), and μ is the specific growth rate h−1.

Although such a drop in energy supply may not be fatal, it is likely to have an adverse effect on the fitness of the organism; the cells become less capable of taking advantage of favorable changes in the environment, and consequently cells resume growth after a lag period. , without lag), then the cells must have been left in optimal conditions. However, if the cells were to enter the lag phase prior to growth, then it is fair to suggest that the organism was left in a suboptimal state, that is, the organism must have suffered a drop in energy supply below its maintenance requirements.

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