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Lab Chapter 2 Evolution of Antibiotic Resistance Notes

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Biology
Course
BIO220H1
Professor
Doug Thomson
Semester
Winter

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BIO220 Lab Chapter 2 Evolution of Antibiotic Resistance Notes • Bactericidal antiobiotics inhibit DNA replication and repair, impeding synthesis of cell walls and membranes • Bacteriostatic antiobiotics impede replication of bacteria by interfering with protein synthesis • Bacteria express genes that reduce its sensitivity to antibiotics • Anti-biotic resistance genes interfere with antibiotic’s ability to successfully bind to target site of bacteria, producing enzymes that inactivate the antibiotic, or reducing the uptake of the antibiotic by the bacteria • Antibiotic-resistance genes ob
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