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A thermodynamic theory of microbial growth

The ISME Journal

Feb 14, 2014

Elie Desmond-Le Quéméner, Théodore Bouchez

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Our ability to model the growth of microbes only relies on empirical laws, fundamentally restricting our understanding and predictive capacity in many environmental systems. In particular, the link between energy balances and growth dynamics is still not understood. Here we demonstrate ...read more

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A thermodynamic theory of microbial growth

The ISME Journal

Feb 14, 2014

Elie Desmond-Le Quéméner, Théodore Bouchez

PMID: 24522260

DOI: 10.1038/ismej.2014.7

Abstract

Our ability to model the growth of microbes only relies on empirical laws, fundamentally restricting our understanding and predictive capacity in many environmental systems. In particular, the link between energy balances and growth dynamics is still not understood. Here we demonstrate ...read more

Mentioned in this Paper

Thermodynamics
Microbiological Processes
Chemical Fractionation
Microbial
Habitat
16
193

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