Biotechnology Letters

, Volume 10, Issue 10, pp 759–760 | Cite as

On the linear growth caused by conservative trace notrient limitation

  • D. Cantero


It is shown that although conservative trace nutrient limitation in batch culture can result in linear growth, the model proposed by Brown et al. (1988) cannot explain the experimental results.


  1. Brown, D.E., Gaddum, R.N. and McAvoy, A. (1988).Biotechnol. Letters, 10, No. 8, 525–530.Google Scholar

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Cantero
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Chemical EngineeringUMISTManchester
  2. 2.Dpto. Ingenieria Quimica. Facultad de CienciasUniversidad de CadizPuerto Real. (Cadiz)Spain

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