Molecular Genetics PCB4522 (Revised 5Jan12)
Course/Section Information: PCB4522 Spring 2012-section 4229; Final exam Group 3D Course Requirements: MCB3020 or MCB3023 (Botany, Zoology and Biology majors may be able to get a waiver to substitute other advan
PCB4522 spring 2011 Review questions: first day of class "Genetics of early man-second exodus from Africa" 1. When did anatomically modern humans probably first appear? More than 500,000 ya 2. Did Neanderthals have the modern configuration of the larynx a
PCB4522 spring 2011 Exam 1 Review topics I. Early Man lecture: Homo erectus Homo neanderthalis Homo sapiens Synonymous mutation Nonsynonymous mutation Molecular clock FoxP2 Ring species II. Chapter 11-The Replicon: Smallest replicons Largest replicons Sin
Chapter 13 Bacterial Replication Is Connected to the Cell Cycle
Sections 13.12, 13.7, 13.10, 13.12
Bacterial replication is connected to the cell cycle
1. two links between replication and bacterial cell growth: a. Frequency of initiation adjusted to fit
a natural example of genetic engineering.
Crown gall tumors
The bacterial Ti plasmid causes crown gall disease in plants
Agrobacterium tumefaciens is a soil bacteria that contains a plasmid that induces tumors in most
Chapter 12 Extrachromosomal Replicons
Genes IX Chapter 16
There are two types of independently replicating genomes in bacterial cells:
1. Plasmids: self-replicating circular genomes that maintain a
relatively constant copy number. A. Low copy: from 1-10 c
Chapter 11 The Replicon
Chapter 11: THE REPLICON
Replicon: a unit of DNA in which individual acts of replication occur; contains an origin (replication start) and may have a terminus. - occurs once for every cell
Bacteria*, plasmids E. Coli chromosome Is
PCB4522 Molecular Genetics Spring semester 2012
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Do trees know they are alive?
What is an organism?
Do bacteria have species?
Do bacteria live fore