outgrowing colonies

08:52 Apr 4, 2005
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English to French translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals
English term or phrase: outgrowing colonies
Contexte : culture cellulaire
"Outgrowing colonies were picked and subcultured".
Merci pour les suggestions...
ValJ (X)
Local time: 08:57

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5see sentence below:
Diane de Cicco
3colonies en surpopulation
Steph SB



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colonies en surpopulation

croissance tres rapide

Steph SB
Local time: 08:57
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench

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neutral  blkh: en surnombre ?
1 day 7 hrs
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see sentence below:

les colonies qui se sont développées sont repiquées... (adjust the tense according to the context).

    Reference: http://www.culture.gouv.fr/culture/conservation/fr/cours/rak...
Diane de Cicco
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neutral  blkh: OK pour subcultured = repiquées but what about "outgrowing" ?
1 day 30 mins
  -> outgrowing = qui se développent (dont les cellules se divisent)
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