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Cytoplasmic Inheritance

Cytoplasmic inheritance also refers to Maternal inheritance or Maternal effect. In the cytoplasm, autonomous organelles are present like mitochondria and plastids which are having their own genetic material. Mitochondria is present in both animal and plant cell whereas plastids only found in the plant cell. The gamete which contributes the cytoplasm is the female gamete …

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Taxonomic Categories

Taxonomic categories can define as the hierarchy to classify the different types of individuals into the correct or convenient category by the observable characteristics as there are 1.7-1.8 million species in the living world. There are seven characteristics that are used to classify a particular group of individuals. The seven categories in descending order are …

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Arabinose Operon

Arabinose operon is the operon system found in the bacterial cell which is used to breakdown the arabinose. This kind of operon provides energy to the cell by the breakdown of arabinose into Xylulose phosphate. Arabinose provides energy in the form of a carbon source to the bacterial cell. The bacteria utilize this carbon source …

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Isolation of Bacteria

Isolation of bacteria is a primary method to separate different groups of microorganisms. It is the method which helps us to differentiate different groups of organisms. It is the method, which allows us to discriminate different groups of bacteria on the basis of “Growth Pattern”. Different bacteria grow differently on the different nutrient medium based …

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