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Bacterial Growth and Metabolism

Bacteriology

General Basic Characteristics

  1. James P. Shapleigh PhD

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0003

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Shapleigh, J. P. 2010. Bacterial Growth and Metabolism. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. Cornell University, Department of Microbiology, Ithaca, NY, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Growth of Bacteria
  • 2
    Structure and Organization of the Bacterial Cell
  • 3
    Biosynthesis of DNA, RNA, and Protein
  • 4
    Transport of Solutes into the Cell
  • 5
    Bacterial Catabolic Pathways
  • 6
    Biosynthetic Reactions
  • 7
    Respiration
  • 8
    Bacterial Photosynthesis
  • 9
    Metabolism among the Archaebacteria
  • 10
    Regulation of Physiological Processes
  • 11
    Acknowledgments

Keywords:

  • bacterial growth and metabolism;
  • bacterial nutrition and culture media;
  • liquid culture growth 304;
  • bacterial growth phases and growth curve;
  • continuous culture of bacterial cells;
  • bacterial catabolic pathways;
  • DNA, RNA, and protein biosynthesis;
  • bacterial photosynthesis