generation time


generation time
Time taken for a cell population to double in numbers, and thus equivalent to the average length of the cell cycle.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • generation time — generation time. См. время генерации. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

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  • generation time — See: cell generation time …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • generation time — 1. the period of time between the receipt of an infection by a host and the maximal infectivity of that host. 2. the time elapsing from one generation to the next. 3. the time required for all components of a cell culture to multiply by two.… …   Medical dictionary

  • generation time — the time required for a female to produce a reproductively active female …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • generation time — The time required for a microbial population to double in number …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • generation time — /dʒɛnəˈreɪʃən taɪm/ (say jenuh rayshuhn tuym) noun the average time between the creation of a neutron by nuclear fission and a subsequent fission produced by that neutron …   Australian English dictionary

  • Page Generation Time — Als Page Generation Time (deutsch: Seitenaufbauzeit) wird die Zeit bezeichnet die ein Skript benötigt um eine Ausgabeseite zu erzeugen. Sehr bekannt wurde diese Bezeichnung vor allem bei PHP Skripten wie Foren oder Blogs welche am Fuß jeder HTML… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • mean generation time — the average time it takes for a sexually mature female to be replaced by an offspring with the same reproductive capacity …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • cell generation time — The interval between the beginning of consecutive divisions of a cell, equivalent to the time that it takes for a population of single celled organisms to double its cell number …   Glossary of Biotechnology


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