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Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a microbe (i.e. any of the microscopic organisms)


Word origin: microbe, from Greek mīkro- (small)- + bíos (life)

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Re: pGP704

... papers where pGP704 was used in the methods and then the paper should provide their source. Call the source and ask. I imagine the Harvard or Yale microbial library has the plasmid you are looking for.

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by daniel.kurz
Wed Aug 13, 2014 4:53 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: pGP704
Replies: 2
Views: 471

Re: 2.5 M glycine crystallized

... reduced temperatures. Apparently glycine is such a molecule. Storage at room temperature might prevent the crystallization, but you might also get microbial growth if there are any critters in there. Try gently warming the bottle and see if the crystals go back into solution. Leaving it on the ...

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by jonmoulton
Fri Jun 20, 2014 2:45 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: 2.5 M glycine crystallized
Replies: 1
Views: 638

Mechanism behind Cyanobacterial Cryptobiosis?

... survive 553 days in the vacuum of space). The only information I can find on the mechanism(s) behind this feet are that they form something called microbial mats which include coatings that protect against UV, some form of organic 'anti-freeze', and that they begin recycling nutrients while lowering ...

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by NMLevesque
Fri Nov 22, 2013 5:54 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Mechanism behind Cyanobacterial Cryptobiosis?
Replies: 0
Views: 1207

Re: Gene targeting

... major's year sequence) biochemistry (chemistry major's year sequence) microbiology cell biology molecular biology recombinant DNA techniques microbial genetics molecular genetics plant physiology evolution instrumental chemical analysis statistics bioinformatics programming (for instance, ...

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by jonmoulton
Thu Apr 25, 2013 6:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Gene targeting
Replies: 17
Views: 7785

Growth on metal pot?!

Agree with michi - this is very probably nothing and may not even by of microbial origin. Clean your dishes,

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by JorgeLobo
Sat Jun 02, 2012 12:20 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Growth on metal pot?!
Replies: 24
Views: 9842
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