Biology

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  1. What unique molecule does a bacteria cell wall contain?
    Peptidoglycan
  2. Name three genetic recombinations among bacteria..
    • 1. Conjugation: so called male cell passes DNA to the female cell by way of sex pills (not a sexual reproduction).
    • 2. Transformation: occurs when a bacterium takes up a DNA released from its surroundings by a dead bacteria.
    • 3. Transduction: viruses carry portions of bacterial DNA from one bacterium to another.
  3. Endospores..
    Endospores are thick walled structures that bacteria can produce so it can survive the harshest conditions.
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