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1

Aminoglycosides are synergistic with...

beta-lactams

2

Genome structure of HIV?

positive sense single stranded RNA x2

3

Dual imperative for viruses?

make mRNA and make copies of whatever they brought in (i.e. RNA, dsDNA, etc)

4

What 2 different templates could you start with to make multiple copies of +RNA?

-DNA or -RNA

5

Why do patients with ulcerative colitis experience improvements in symptoms w/ worm treatment?

worms suppress the immune system (we have co-evolved)

6

Catalase distinguishes between...

staph (+) and strep/enterococcus (-)

7

Coagulase distinguishes between...

S. aureus (+) and other Staph (-) like S. epidermidis

8

Beta hemolytic streps? indicate group

A: S. pyogenes
B: S. agalactiae

9

Gamma hemolytic example to know?

Enterococcus

10

Alpha hemolytic streps?

S. pneumoniae and Viridans strep