JEMI Volume 2

JEMI
Archived Issue: Volume 2
Winter 2002

Enzymes and Proteins

The Effect of Fructose, Galactose, and Glucose on the Induction of β-Galactosidase in Escherichia coli
  CHARLENE CHU, CHRISTINA HAN, HIROMI SHIMIZU, AND BONNIE WONG
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:1-5.

A Decrease in the Bovine Intestinal Mucosa Alkaline Phosphatase Activity in the Presence of Inorganic Phosphate
  DON HOGARTH, DAVID JUNG, THOMAS MUROOKA, SHAWN PUN, AND MICHAEL SZETO
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:6-12.

The Effects of Various Divalent Cations on the Enzyme Activity of Bovine Intestinal Alkaline Phosphatase
  KING CHONG CHAN, SANDY HO, JENNIE LAW, AND VICTOR YUEN
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:13-21.

The Effect of Glucose, Lactose, and Galactose on the Induction of β-Galactosidase in E. coli
  ROB MONDIN, BRIAN JOSEPHSON, KELLY LIU, AND JACK (MIN-SOO) O
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:22-26.

Effects of Tricine, Glycine and Tris Buffers on Alkaline Phosphatase Activity
  JAMES HETHEY, JACQUELINE LAI, SLADE LOUTET, MORGAN MARTIN, AND VINCENT TANG
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:33-38.

β-Galactosidase Repression in Escherichia coli B23 Using Minimal Concentrations of Glucose and Sucrose
  JILLIAN CLARK, JACQUI HUDSON, ROBIN MAK, CHRISTA McPHERSON, AND CARMEN TSIN
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:39-49.

The effects of pH on Type VII-NA Bovine Intestinal Mucosal Alkaline Phosphatase Activity
  ANDREW FLYNN, DYLAN JONES, ERIC MAN, STEPHEN SHIPMAN, AND SHERMAN TUNG
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:50-56.

The Role of Glycerol and Isopropyl Thiogalactoside in Escherichia coli Growth and Lactose Induction of ß-Galactosidase
  JOYCE LAW, SHARON LEE, AMY TSENG, KO WING TSUI, AND NANCY YU
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:97-102.

Lactose Induction of the lac operon in Escherichia coli B23 and its effect on the o-nitrophenyl ß-galactoside Assay
  TRACY BORRALHO, YVONNE CHANG, PRASHANT JAIN, MOHAMMED LALANI, AND KIRAN PARGHI
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:117-123.

Quantitative Assessment of the Effect of Glucose, Lactose and Sucrose on the Production of ß-Galactosidase
  NICOLE DaCOSTA, SHARYLE FOWLER, PAMELA GERMANN, MINDY LAM, AND RACHEL VICTOR
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:124-129.

The Effects of Glycerol, Glucose, Galactose, Lactose and Glucose with Galactose on the Induction of ß-galactosidase in Escherichia coli
  VICKY CHAN, LISA F. DREOLINI, KERRY A. FLINTOFF, SONJA J. LLOYD, AND ANDREA A. MATTENLEY
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:130-137.

Microwave Treatment as a Substitute for EDTA in Lysozyme-Mediated Bacterial Cell Lysis and its Effects on Bacterial Protein Release and Beta-Galactosidase Activity
  KING CHONG CHAN, SANDY HO, JENNIE LAW, AND VICTOR YUEN
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:144-156.

Effects of Galactose on Expression of ß-Galactosidase Enzyme Activity In Escherichia coli Defective In the lac Repressor
  DUSTIN CLASSEN, NICOLE M. LEE-SON, CLIFFORD LIN, JEN M. MENZIES, AND DAWN S. YEW
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:168-176.

Physiology and Metabolism

The Incorporation Kinetics of 14C-labeled Uracil and Leucine Into Escherichia coli Cultures Grown in the Presence or Absence of the Protein Synthesis Inhibitors Chloramphenicol and Valine
  SHIR MINNES, SLAVITA BOHACEC, I-TSYR (ALICE) SHAW, AND TOMMY GERSCHMAN
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:27-32.

The effect of changing environmental conditions with the use of Sephadex beads on the growth of an Escherichia coli strain able to use quorum sensing (AB1157) by limiting availability of autoinducers
  SHIR MINNES, SLAVITA BOHACEC, I-TSYR (ALICE) SHAW, AND TOMMY GERSCHMAN
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:81-89.

Effects of Kanamycin and Streptomycin on the Macromolecular Composition of Streptomycin-Sensitive and Resistant Escherichia coli Strains
  DAVID KESTELL, SHAUN LAI, GARRICK LIANG, STEPHEN WATERS, AND ADRIAN WLADICHUK
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:103-108.

Development of a protocol to study the bactericidal activity of metal anatase (TiO2)
  NICOLE DaCOSTA, SHARYLE FOWLER, PAMELA GERMANN, MINDY LAM, AND RACHEL VICTOR
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:177-181.

Genetics and Molecular Biology

The Influence of the Size and Number of Digested pBR322 Fragments on the Inhibition of Transformation of E. coli HB101 Cells by the Plasmids pBR322 and p328.5
  ANDREW FLYNN, DYLAN JONES, ERIC MAN, STEPHEN SHIPMAN, AND SHERMAN TUNG
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:57-67.

A Look at Transformation Efficiencies in E. coli: An Investigation into the Relative Efficiency of E. coli to Take up Plasmid DNA Treated with the Complex Molecular Trivalent Cations Spermine or Spermidine within the Context of the Hanahan Protocol for Transformation
  JILLIAN CLARK, JACQUI HUDSON, ROBIN MAK, CHRISTA McPHERSON, AND CARMEN TSIN
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:68-80.

Attempts at Cloning pBR322Δrop
  VINCENT TANG, MORGAN MARTIN, SLADE LOUTET, JACQUELINE LAI, AND JAMES HETHEY
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:90-96.

Growth inhibition of DH5α E. coli in M9 minimal media following transformation with the recombinant plasmid pMOB3
  DAVID KESTELL, SHAUN LAI, GARRICK LIANG, STEPHEN WATERS, AND ADRIAN WLADICHUK
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:109-116.

The Effects of Arginine, Lysine and Ornithine on the Transformation of Plasmid pBR322 in E. coli HB101
  ROB MONDIN, BRIAN JOSEPHSON, KELLY LIU, AND JACK (MIN-SOO) O
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:138-143.

Evaluating Genetic Differences Between Esherichia coli Strains by PCR Based Fragments of a Presumptive Tyrosine Kinase
  DON HOGARTH, DAVID JUNG, THOMAS MUROOKA, SHAWN PUN, AND MICHAEL SZETO
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:157-167.

The Effect of Size of Chromosomal DNA from Escherichia coli VC10 on Transformation of Escherichia coli HB101 by the Plasmid p328.5
  CHARLENE CHU, CHRISTINA HAN, HIROMI SHIMIZU, AND BONNIE WONG
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:182-188.

The Effects of Ampicillin versus Tetracycline in the Selection of pBR322 Transformants
  JOYCE S. LAW, SHARON LEE, AMY TSENG, KO WING TSUI, AND NANCY YU
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:189-193.

Effect of Electroporation Versus Hanahan Protocols on the Transformation of Escherichia coli HB101 with Chromosomal DNA from Escherichia coli HB101, Escherichia coli B23, and Bacillus subtilis WB746 and the Plasmid p328.5, Including an Analysis of Competent Escherichia coli HB101 Cellular Freeze Tolerance
  TRACY BORRALHO, YVONNE CHANG, PRASHANT JAIN, MOHAMMED LALANI, AND KIRAN PARGHI
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:194-200.

Ability of Escherichia coli to Distinguish Between Self and Foreign DNA as Demonstrated by Trends in Transformation Efficiency
  DUSTIN CLASSEN, NICOLE M. LEE-SON, CLIFFORD LIN, JEN M. MENZIES, AND DAWN S. YEW
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:201-206.

The Effect of Increasing Plasmid Size on Transformation Efficiency in Escherichia coli
  VICKY CHAN, LISA F. DREOLINI, KERRY A. FLINTOFF, SONJA J. LLOYD, AND ANDREA A. MATTENLEY
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2002. 2:207-223.