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    General Microbiology (Bacteria, Energy Production, DNA etc.)

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    A number of multiple choice Microbio questions. Examples:

    #1 Compare and contrast carbohydrate catabolism and energy production in the following bacteria:
    a. Pseudomonas, an aerobic chemoheterotroph
    b. Spirulina, an oxygenic photoautotroph
    c. Ectothiorhodospira, an anoxygenic photoautotroph

    #2 The bacterial enzyme streptokinases is used to digest fibrin (blood clots) in patients with arteriosclerosis. Why doesn't injection of streptokinases cause a streptococcal infection? How do we know the streptokinases will digest fibrin only and not good tissues?

    *(For complete list of questions, please see attachment)

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