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Flashcards in Microbiological sampling Deck (12):
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microorganisms

small creatures
Viruses
fungi
bacteria
algae
archaea

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Cells

Smallest unit
Function as part of organ/tissue
Independently as amoeba

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Bacteria

singled cell organism
divide by bianry fission

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Bacteria groups

Spherical (cocci)
Rod (bacilli)
Sprial (spirilla)
comma (virbios)
Corkscrew (spriochcietes)

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Fungi

Single celled or multicellular

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Single celled yeasts

multiple by budding
Converts sugar into alcohol and carbon dioxide by fermentation

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Multicellular fungi

Grow by producing threads
Spores allow fungi to reproduce

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Viruses

Only able to live when inside cells of other things

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Prokaryote cells

no nucleus
Single strands of genetic material
Unicellular

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Eukaryote

Has a nucleus
Fundemental structure of speciallised organelles

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Prokaryote examples

bacteria - salmonella and ecoli Lactobacillus,

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Eurokaryote examples

Fungi, pants and animals