Conjugation in Escherichia coli: A laboratory exercise.


Bacterial conjugation is a genetic transfer that involves cell-to-cell between donor and recipient cells. With the current method used to teach students in genetic courses at the undergraduate level, the transconjugants are identified using bacterial physiology and/or antibiotic resistance. Using physiology, however, is difficult for both first-year… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/bmb.113


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