Microbial genetics. Microbes have been important in genetic research Short reproductive cycles Millions of progeny in a short time Studied in pure culture, variants can be examined Single piece of DNA usually; no masking of traits Easy to create, isolate, identify mutants
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Mutant plaques could be small, large, turbid, etc. = recognizable phenotype.
Transfers genes from 1 bacterium
Red: phage DNA;
Blue: bacterial DNA
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