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Exam #1 micro
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Gram Negative cell walls contain a/an_____ external to the peptidoglycan of cell wall
which of the following is the largest in size?
a red blood cell
NOVA Campus Killer film,: Meningococcoal bacteria produce 100 to 1,000 times greater than normal levels of this
Endotoxins or "toxins"
The appearance of a gram negative bacteria after the decolorizing agent in the gram stain?
the appearance of a gram negative bacteria after the addition of the mordant in a gram stain
the appearance of gram negative bacteria after adding the safrain in the gram stain
the appearance of gram negative bacteria after completing the gram stain
the appearance of gram negative bacteria after addition of the crystal violet in a gram stain
NOVA campus killer film: where do meningococcal bacteria commonly live?
In your throat
Microbes in the news: these bacteria present in old, contaminated shower heads can cause lung infection problems in elderly and immune compromised individuals
correct name for e.coli
Escherichia coli (italicized)
Ready or Not: the next big one film: which catastrophe was covered in this featured nighttime program produced by ABC news
radiation fall out, bird flu, an earthquake
small, circular, independently replicating, nonchromosomal DNAs that may carry antibiotic resistance genes are called
Which of the following products is made using microbes?
Endospores are resistant to?
boiling, gram staining, radiation and UV light
microbes in the news: fecal transplants are being used to treat patients suffering from_____ infections?
foods supplemented with_________are called probiotics
live active cultures of bacteria
it is best to treat a bacteria linfection with antibiotics while it is in______phase( hint: rapidly dividing cells)
Bacteria that contain capsules are resistant to__________
____________is a process that involves the introduction of microbes into the environment to restore stability or to clean up toxic pollutants
________was a french chemist and microbiologist who is best know for remarkable breakthroughs in the causes and prevention of disease. He created the swan neck flask
___________ is the theory that life on Earth came from non-life
which of the following is NOT TRUE regarding American civil war medicine
bodies of soldiers were flown back to their relatives for proper burial
Surgeons placed_______from one wound to another during the American CIvil War
which of the following was NOT a medical innovation that occurred during the American Civil War
The use of penicillin to treat battle wounds infected by bacteria
which of the following diseases was not common during the american civil war
_______is the second leading cause of death worldwide
what are factors responsible for emerging diseases
world population growth, ecological disturbances and technological advances and human behavior
____________is an infectious disease transmitted between species
_________is an example of NEW pathogen
From the video clip titled" all washed up" Hyrus greneys study determed that Handwashing improve the most if there was
4 or more sources of influence
How long should you wash your hangs and brush your teeth?
20 seconds, 2mins
Box 2.1 "Monster" bacteria. The large size of the largest bacterium known isolated from the greenish ooze off the coast of Nambia in 19997i is attributed to
The presence of a large fluid filled sac packed with a substrate that thte cells uses to produce energy
Chapter 3 box 3.1 claimed medical benefits of probiotics. there is evidence suggesting that the consumption of yogurt and other probiotics during antibiotic therapy may be of value in preventing and treating_______
which serious of biochemical reactions is mediated by enzymes of a variety of strains of bacteria and yeast that break down sugars to small molecules
Box 3.3 extreme gene therapy, _____are used for " delivering therapeutic payloads"
the AVERAGE incubation period of ebola virus infection is________
which of the following ebola patients were not treated with zmapp
Thomas Duncan and Richard sacra
which of the following ebola patients did not recieve whole blood from an ebola survivor?
Thomas Eric Duncan
Which of the following infectious agents has the highest Rnought (R0) value?
______is finding everyone who comes in direct contact with a sick ebola patient
Which of the following is NOT part of the Evola Response plan initially announced by President Obama.
Sending 5,000 tons of rice and antibiotics to liberia, guinea and sierra leone
Patient zero of the worst human Ebola virus epidemic in human history in West Africa was________
a 2 year-old boy in Meliandou village, gueckedou
surprisingly________triggered the spread of Ebola hemorrhagic fever during the current epidemic in West Africa
A texas nurse who took care of Thomas Eric Duncan at Texas Health PResbbyterian Hospital Contracted a virus. What invasive procedures ere used to treat Duncan that were particularly high-risk for transmitting Ebola virus?
Kidney Dialysis and Intubation
Drugs used to treat Ebola patients
Zmapp, TKM-Ebola, whole blood and brincidofovir
__________are believed to be the natural reservoir of Ebola virus
_________was/were one of the largest obstacles in the battle to contain Ebola virus infections
traditional burial practices
What is the rule of 42 days
if no new cases occur after 42 days, the ebola epidemic has ended
________is the name of the U.S. hospital which contains a serious communicalbe disease isolation unit where Dr. Brantly and Writebol were treated.
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