Uses of fungi and bacteria

About microscopic forms of life, including Bacteria, Archea, protozoans, algae and fungi. Topics relating to viruses, viroids and prions also belong here.

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Uses of fungi and bacteria

Post by biostudent203 » Tue Sep 20, 2005 12:49 am

Bio homework help me please!!! Can anyone give info on the uses of bacteria and/or fungi or point me to a site that can. THANK YOU!!!!

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Post by mith » Tue Sep 20, 2005 12:56 am

Yeast, you should be able to write 300 pages on beer, cheese, bread, soy sauce etc...
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Post by MrMistery » Tue Sep 20, 2005 5:30 pm

Ever wondered how antibiotics are obtained? Actinomicetes!
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To write everything you know about this subjects, 300 pages=introduction
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Post by mith » Tue Sep 20, 2005 6:34 pm

Very true, there's actually a book out called history of the world in six glasses and it talks about the influences of beer, wine, tea etc...I haven't read it yet but sounds very interesting.
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