Unformatted text preview: the basis of these misconceptions? 13. Compare and contrast the different types of spores and spore-like structures formed by different groups of bacteria. Why are they made? 14. What are some similarities between the rhizobium-plant symbiosis and the Agrobacterium-plant infection process? 15. What is the role of quorum sensing and what is its general purpose in bacteria? What are the general similarities and differences between the QS systems in Gram negative and Gram positive bacteria? 16. How are the different prosthecate bacteria we discussed in class similar? How are they different? What are the functions of the stalks/ prostheca? 17. What are the different mechanisms of predation in Myxobacteria, Bdellovibrio , Vampirococcus and Daptobacter ? What features are similar/ unique about each? **Be sure to review other topics covered on Exams 1 and 2....
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- Fall '08
- Bacteria, different environmental conditions, different prosthecate bacteria