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Unformatted text preview: o Leads to two F+ cells • Transformation-relies on bacterial to become “competent” for transformation o DNA fragments from environment are taken into the cell and used o DNA stolen from dead bacterium o R-plasmids are naturally occurring vectors that can resist antibiotics • Transduction-bacteriophage infect bacteria o DNA is then recombined with host DNA o Phase secretes DNA DNA is then packaged into phages by donor bacterium Then infect recipient bacterium o...
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