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Unformatted text preview: because plants are photosynthesizing more in the summer. This increase in carbon dioxide could have serious consequences as the greenhouse gas effect. Slide: The Popular View of Bugs o People popularly think that microbes (bugs) are somehow dirty or damaging, but the truth is that you cannot get rid of them theyre all over your body, and most of them are good for you. Its a symbiotic relationship. Slide: host bacterial symbiosis in the human intestine. Fundamentally, pathogenic microorganisms use the same machinery as nonpathogenic ones. o Short movie: bacteriophage infecting a cell. Biotechnology and biological engineering: research examples o Functional diversity in rhodopsin in the presence of light, this will move a proton, creating an electrical gradient that allows ATP production o The functional parts of a cell: people are working on creating a registry of standard biological parts....
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This note was uploaded on 01/24/2012 for the course MCB MCB2010 taught by Professor Smith during the Fall '09 term at Broward College.
- Fall '09