Bacterial conjugation Summary

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951 words, approx. 4 pages
Conjugation Conjugation is one of several mechanisms that bacteria use to transfer DNA, and hence new genetic information, between two cells. The other primary mechanisms are transformation, in which ... Read more
233 words, approx. 1 pages
Conjugation Conjugation is a process by which genetic material is transferred between two bacterial cells that are temporarily joined. It is a type of genetic recombination, and is the bacterial versi... Read more
832 words, approx. 3 pages
Conjugation Conjugation is the term used to describe an arrangement of chemical bonds in which two double bonds are separated by one single bond. Chemical structures with this configuration are very s... Read more
735 words, approx. 3 pages
Conjugation Conjugation is a mechanism whereby a bacterium can transfer genetic material to an adjacent bacterium. The genetic transfer requires contact between the two bacteria. This contact is media... Read more