L6 Antibiotics and Bacterial Resistance

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Unformatted text preview: e evolu-on of an-bio-c resistance BIOLOGY 1A03 Cellular and Molecular Biology http://evolution.berkeley.edu 21 Bacteria transfer resistant genes to one another Transforma-on: the uptake of free DNA released from dead bacterial cells into the environment Conjuga-on: the transfer of plasmids or small circular DNA containing resistant genes from one bacteria to another Cellular and Molecular Transduc-on: the transfer of Biology bacterial DNA via viruses, bacteriophages or other bacteria BIOLOGY 1A03 22 Unit 5: Of...
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2013 for the course BIOLOGY 1A03 taught by Professor Dr. kajiura during the Fall '10 term at McMaster University.

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