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MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Short-Chain Fatty Acid, Dietary Fiber, Microbiota
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Human Microbiome: GI tract functions Functions of gut microbiome 1. Fermentation of complex carbs into volatile fatty acids (short chain fatty acids) a. Butyrate: metabolized by colonic epithelial cells which line the gut ...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: Gut Flora, Dysbiosis, Microplastics
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Human gut microbiota: ecological aspects and diseases Coevolution with symbionts There is strong cospeciation bw gut microbes and humans The different types of microbes found in ape species and humans are similar but locat...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Syntrophy, Brewing, Horizontal Transmission
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Microbial interactions Interactions 1. Neutralism: no one gains or loses 2. Mutualism: both parties gain from interaction 3. Cooperation: both also gain from interaction 4. Commensalism: one individual g...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture 13: Class 24: Chapter 23
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Microbial interactions: Microbe-Plant Plant-Microbe interactions There are three different types of plant-microbe interactions: Commensalisms: this is where the microbe benefits from the plant and the plant is not harmed M...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture 14: Class 25: chapter 23
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Microbial interactions: Animal-microbe Animal-microbe interactions Examples of animal-microbe interactions: Hawaiian bobtail squid and vibrio fischeri The relationship bw squid and vibrio is a symbiotic relationship of coo...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Human Microbiome Project, Short-Chain Fatty Acid, Human Microbiota
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Human microbiome: Gastrointestinal tract (GIT) Human microbiota v microbiome The human microbiota is the microbes that are present in the environment while the microbiome is the genetic materialgenes in the microbiota. Hum...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Alpha Diversity, Fecal Microbiota Transplant, Beta Diversity
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Definitions Community: self contained group of interacting organisms in the same habitat Not just one species All different levels Occupy same ecosystem Measuring Alpha...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 13: Mariana Trench, Allochthon, Ultraviolet
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Aquatic habitats Water takes up 71% of earths surface Most in ocean Major carbon sink/cycling of nutrients in ocean Mariana trench = deepest part of ocean (20k meters deep) Major ...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Soil Horizon, Nutrient Cycle, Microorganism
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Importance of soil biology Soil microbes mediate soil nutrient cycle Activity is driven by C inputs Dependent on soil moisture, temp and other nutrients High level of complexity an...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Deinococcus Radiodurans, Candida Albicans, Quorum Sensing
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Individuals Physiological properties Differences in individuals Stress tolerance Ex. deinococcus radiodurans => high radiation tolerance (found by irr...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Operational Taxonomic Unit, Photic Zone, Species Richness
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Terms Biosphere: total living world and all aspects of the environment Though was thin layer on crust of earth but now we know that the thin layer is thick and there are microbes in the air ...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Sybr Green I, Acridine Orange, Growth Medium
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Enrichment cultures Most popular way Enrichment bias Need to do other things other than regular nutrient broth Know what you are trying to culture. Cultured orgs not d...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Quinone, Cyanobacteria, Erythrobacter
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Making Sense of Microbial Diversity Phylogenetic Diversity: evolutionary relationships/genetics Functional diversity: Defined by: Physiological diversity: functions and activities in t...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Phototroph, Oligarchy, Photoheterotroph
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Microbial Diversity of Metabolism : Photosynthesis, Autotrophy and Nitrogen fixation Friday, September 7, 20112:20 PM Topics PhotosynthesisPhototroph Autotrophy Nitrogen Fixation Respiration C1 Metabolism Fermentation Phot...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell
MICR-4010 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Species Problem, Ribosomal Rna, Archaea
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The microbial species Concept taxonomy and systematics Thursday, August 30, 2011:11 PM The Microbial Species Concept Biological Species Concept: a species is the basic unit of ecology Ernst Mayr Evolutionary species concep...

Microbiology
MICR-4010
Barbara Campbell

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