Review Q

Short Answer

1. Name and describe each of the areas of taxonomy.

2. Compare and contrast the five-kingdom and three-domain systems of classification.

3. Describe how a dichotomous key is used in the identification of bacteria.

4. Describe the difference between using a probe and using PCR to detect a specific sequence.

5. Explain how signature sequences are useful when amplifying rDNA.

6. Describe ribotyping.

7. Describe how the GC content of DNA can be measured.

8. Describe a method used to measure the extent of DNA hybridization between two different bacterial isolates.

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Bacterial Vaginosis Facts

Bacterial Vaginosis Facts

This fact sheet is designed to provide you with information on Bacterial Vaginosis. Bacterial vaginosis is an abnormal vaginal condition that is characterized by vaginal discharge and results from an overgrowth of atypical bacteria in the vagina.

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