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Unformatted text preview: the viruses Be familiar with the taxonomic work of Linnaeus (von Linne), Haeckel, Whittaker, Woese Understand the progression of the science of taxonomy (and why the changes were made) from 2 kingdoms to 3 kingdoms to 5 kingdoms to 3 domains Understand the basic structures of carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids Understand the general roles played by carbohydrates, lipids, proteins, and nucleic acids in cells Prokaryotes 101 Understand the differences between light, darkfield, fluorescence, confocal, electron (scanning & transmission) microscopy Be familiar with the 5 common bacterial cell shapes Understand the functions of Glycocalyx/Capsule/Slime layer Flagella & Axial filaments Fimbriae Pili Cell membrane Cell wall (Peptidoglycan in bacteria) Cytoplasm Genetic Material (chromosome, plasmids) Ribosomes Actin cytoskeleton Inclusions Endospores (Sporulation/Germination) Be familiar with the differences between Gram (+) and Gram (-) cell walls...
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2012 for the course MBI 121 taught by Professor Balish during the Fall '08 term at Miami University.
- Fall '08