TABLE 2.

Cell densities and inferred doublings attained after 3 weeks of incubation

Final no. of cells/mlNo. of culturesaNo. of inferred doublingsb
1.0 × 103-9.9 × 1036610.0-13.3
1.0 × 104-9.9 × 10412013.3-16.6
1.0 × 105-9.9 × 1056216.6-19.9
1.0 × 106-9.9 × 106519.9-23.3
  • a Out of 253 cultures.

  • b This inference is based on the assumption that only one inoculated cell in each well grew.