Bacteria Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Bacteria.

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  • 16 Encyclopedia Articles
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Encyclopedia Articles (16)

1,840 words, approx. 7 pages
Eubacteria The Eubacteria, also called just "bacteria," are one of the three main domains of life, along with the Archaea and the Eukarya. Eubacteria are prokaryotic, meaning their cells... Read more
807 words, approx. 3 pages
Eubacteria Eubacteria (more commonly known as bacteria) are prokaryotic microorganisms that can be found almost everywhere on Earth. They are usually single cells but can also be found in chains, fila... Read more
1,103 words, approx. 4 pages
Bacteria and Bacterial Infection Infectious diseases depend on the interplay between the ability of pathogens to invade and/or proliferate in the body and the degree to which the body is able to resis... Read more
1,558 words, approx. 6 pages
Bacteria Bacteria are tiny organisms that are larger than viruses but can be seen only with the aid of a microscope. Although small, they are large in number and variety. Bacteria flourish in every po... Read more
181 words, approx. 1 pages
Eubacteria The eubacteria are the largest and most diverse taxonomic group of bacteria. Some regard this as an artificial assemblage, merely a group of convenience rather than a natural grouping. The ... Read more
1,435 words, approx. 5 pages
Bacteria Bacteria are one-celled organisms that lack a nucleus defined by a nuclear membrane and the organelles that are associated with eukaryotic cells. Bacteria are prokaryotes that maintain their ... Read more
664 words, approx. 3 pages
Attractants and Repellents Attractants and repellents are compounds that stimulate the directed movement of microorganisms, in particular bacteria, towards or away from the compound. The directed move... Read more
678 words, approx. 3 pages
Bacteremic Bacteremic is a term that refers to the ability of a bacterium to multiply and cause an infection in the bloodstream. The invasion of the bloodstream by the particular type of bacteria is a... Read more
1,103 words, approx. 4 pages
Bacteria and Bacterial Infection Infectious diseases depend on the interplay between the ability of pathogens to invade and/or proliferate in the body and the degree to which the body is able to resis... Read more
954 words, approx. 4 pages
Bacterial Adaptation Bacteria have been designed to be adaptable. Their surrounding layers and the genetic information for these and other structures associated with a bacterium are capable of alterat... Read more
727 words, approx. 3 pages
Bacterial Ultrastructure Bacterial ultrastructure is concerned with the cellular and molecular construction of bacteria. The bulk of research in bacterial ultrastructure investigates the ultrastructur... Read more
367 words, approx. 2 pages
Eubacteria The Eubacteria are the largest and most diverse taxonomic group of bacteria. Some scientists regard the Eubacteria group as an artificial assemblage, merely a group of convenience rather th... Read more
723 words, approx. 3 pages
Microbial Flora of the Stomach and Gastrointestinal Tract The stomach and gastrointestinal tract are not sterile and are colonized by microorganisms that perform functions beneficial to the host, incl... Read more
392 words, approx. 2 pages
Sheathed Bacteria Sheathed bacteria are bacteria that grow as long filaments whose exterior is covered by a layer known as a sheath. Within the sheath, the bacteria can be capable of growth and divisi... Read more
1,557 words, approx. 6 pages
Bacteria Bacteria are tiny organisms that are larger than viruses but can be seen only with the aid of a microscope. Although small, they are large in number and variety. Bacteria flourish in every po... Read more
892 words, approx. 3 pages
Swimming Advisories Swimming advisories are warnings to the public that contact with beach water could cause an illness. Advisories may be issued after water monitoring, testing that reveals potenti... Read more
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