Niclas Nordholt, Johan H. van Heerden, Frank J. Bruggeman


Under constant growth conditions, isogenic populations of bacteria can grow at a constant rate and maintain time-invariant distributions of cell size, generation time, and macromolecular composition. This growth mode is called balanced growth [

  • Wang P.
  • Robert L.
  • Pelletier J.
  • Dang W.L.
  • Taddei F.
  • Wright A.
  • Jun S.
Robust growth of Escherichia coli.