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Acceleration phase

Acceleration phase

(Science: cell biology, cell culture) a period of increasing growth before the log phase in a culture of microbes.

After the culture is started on a medium, at first there is no growth (the lag phase) and then the microbes start to gradually grow (acceleration phase) until they reach a constant maximum rate of growth (log phase).


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Going off the information you've given: A) The acceleration phase is the initial increase in population and is often followed by an exponential growth phase (if ...

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