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1. Causing or having the power to cause lysis, as the action of certain antibodies and chemical substances.

2. Pertaining to bacteria in the state of lysogeny.

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Need help in Micro!

... a virus. 20. Discuss the use of plaque-forming units in Virology. 21. Descride the lytic cycle of the T-even bacteriophage. 22. Describe the lysogenic cycle of the bacteriophage lambda. 23. Compare and contrast the multiplication cycles of DNA & RNA containing animal viruses. 24. Discuss ...

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by whitecaddy26
Thu Feb 09, 2012 7:36 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Need help in Micro!
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Viral budding

... proteomics. I'm currently in the process of creating a general presentation about a chosen topic (I chose viruses). I have explained the lytic and lysogenic cycles and wanted to mention the reproduction process of retroviruses with the assistance of reverse transcriptase. Taking the HIV virus as ...

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by Poggie
Wed Nov 30, 2011 7:36 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Viral budding
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Induction of Lytic Cycle

... the newly produced viruses to leave the now disintegrated host cell to infect other cells. This method of replication is contrasted with the lysogenic cycle, whereby the virus that has infected a cell attaches itself to the host DNA and, acting like an inert segment of the DNA, replicates ...

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by tyra99
Mon Aug 01, 2011 8:34 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Induction of Lytic Cycle
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examples of microbial commensialism?

... we cant digest. Those intermediate that live in the body, they take up nutrient and daily essential from out body, without contributing. Same to lysogenic viruses, even in lysogenic state, when cell duplicate, they also been duplicate, which takes up more energy and building material. For microbial ...

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by magicsiew
Sun Nov 28, 2010 10:45 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: examples of microbial commensialism?
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The effect of cellulase on E. Coli

... in a biofilm, as biofilms are made of cellulose. Our final procedure included inoculating microscope slides with E. Coli K12 and bathing them in lysogenic broth mixed with cellulase, weak bleach, or both. On the controls we observed the expected large clusters of bacteria, which we assumed to ...

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by Etherian
Fri Mar 26, 2010 9:46 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: The effect of cellulase on E. Coli
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