BIS 104 Homework a spr 2010

BIS 104 Homework a spr 2010 - The mutant strain fails to...

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BIS 104 Homework: week of April 26 OBSERVATION: Wild type E. coli grow at the same rate when cultered at 31 o C or at 22 o C. A mutant strain of E. coli was discovered that grows at a normal rate, like wild type, at 31 o C but fails to grow when cultered at 22 o C. HYPOTHESIS:
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Unformatted text preview: The mutant strain fails to grow properly at 22 o C becasuse it lacks a functional desaturase –A gene (desA mutant). Design a series of experiments to test this hypothesis. Be sure to inclulde appropriate controls for your experiments....
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This note was uploaded on 10/04/2010 for the course BIS BIS 104 taught by Professor Privalsky during the Spring '09 term at UC Davis.

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