AB toxins

Exotoxins composed of two parts (A and B). The B portion is responsible for toxin … .

Jul 20 1 minute read

AB toxins

AB toxins Exotoxins composed of two parts (A and B). The B portion is responsible … .

Sep 26 1 minute read

Acid-fast

Acid-fast acid-fast Refers to bacteria (e.g., mycobacteria) that cannot be easily decolorized with acid alcohol … .

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Affinity

Affinity refers to the intensity of attraction between the antigen and antibody molecules. It is a … .

Jun 29 1 minute read

Allergy

    An allergy is a condition in which the body’s immune system responds to … .

Jun 14 1 minute read

Avidity

Avidity is the strength of the bond after the formation of the antigen antibody complexes. It … .

Jun 29 1 minute read

bactericidal

Those antibiotics, which inhibit the targeted bacteria by destroying their cell wall are known as … .

Jun 16 1 minute read

bacteriostatic

Those antibiotics, which kill the targeted bacteria by inhibiting their growth are known as Bacteriostatic. … .

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Biofilms

Biofilms Bacteria often attach to surfaces and form dense aggregations called biofilms, and larger formations … .

Sep 22 1 minute read

Efflux pump

Efflux pump Naturally occurs in resistant microorganisms’ membrane. They help in the export and import … .

Jun 16 1 minute read

Fruiting bodies

Fruiting bodies When starved of amino acids, Myxobacteria detect surrounding cells in a process known … .

Sep 22 1 minute read

halo effects

Halo effect, where images are often surrounded by bright areas, which obscure details along the … .

Jul 14 1 minute read