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  • Q:

    A particular bacteria is noted to have a small plasmid, which is identified as coding for a sex pilus. If this plasmid is removed from all of the bacteria in a colony, what can be expected of the colony?

     

    A

    Reproduction would desist and the colony would naturally die out.

    B

    Population growth would slow down.

    C

    Mutations would have a much more harmful effect on the colony.

    D

    Population growth would remain the same.




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