logarithmic phase

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log·a·rith·mic phase

exponential, a period in the course of growth of a bacterial culture in which maximal multiplication is occurring by geometric progression; thus, if the logarithms of their numbers are plotted against time, they will form a straight upward line.
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donovani promastigotes obtained from logarithmic phase (191.
Each bacterial strain was grown to a logarithmic phase over 24 hours at 37[degrees] C.
Under the laminar hood, the tested cells in the logarithmic phase (ISC55, ISC88, ISC90, ISC40 and ISC25) were sampled and each sample was poured in separated 1/5 ml micro-tubes and was centrifuged at 6000 g turn in 10 minutes and the scheme was discarded.