JEMI Volume 5

JEMI
Archived Issue: Volume 5
Winter 2004

Enzymes and Proteins

Evidence for a Non-Linear Relationship Between β-Galactosidase Activity and Enzyme Concentration Due to the Loss of an Activator During Ammonium Sulphate Precipitation
  ANTONIO BUENO, AISSA KALAW, AND CHARN TOOR
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:1-7.

The Inhibitory Effect of EDTA and Mg2+ on the Activity of NADH Dehydrogenase in Lysozyme Lysis
  MARK MADDEN, CHRISTINE SONG, KATHY TSE, AND AMBROSE WONG
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:8-15.

Evidence for a Putative Caspase-3-Like Protein in Stenotrophomonas maltophilia and Pseudomonas aeruginosa
  NATHAN LACK, ROCHELLE LIEM, RACHEL VERHULP, AND LAURA WILLINGHANZ
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:16-22.

Physiology and Metabolism

The Effects of Incubation with Ampicillin and Tetracycline on the Expression of the bla and tetA genes of pBR322
  KIRSTEN BANGEN, NOAH HONG, ALLISON LOUIE, GARY MEI, AND JAMEY TREWARTHA
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:23-28.

Effects of Antibody Induced Localized Cell Crowding on Autoinducer-2 Levels in Salmonella typhimurium LT2
  ANSON CHAN, GRACE LAM, GINA LEE, CHRISTOPHER LOWE, AND VINCENT YIP
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:29-36.

Benzophenone and Padimate-O Protect Saccharomyces cerevisiae From UV Radiation and Cause Little Harm From UV-Induced Reactive Chemical Species
  ANGELA BECKETT, BRIAN MCCLURE, AND KIMBERLEY ZIMMERMAN
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:37-43.

Survival of Escherichia coli to UV Irradiation During Exponential and Stationary Phases of Growth
  NASIM ABEDI-MOGHADDAM, ANICA BULIC, LINDSAY HENDERSON, AND ELAINE LAM
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:44-49.

Phage Biology

Culture Age and Extrinsic Factors Affect Formation of T4 Bacteriophage Infective Centers in Stationary Phase Escherichia coli ZK126
  CHRISTINE CHAN, JENNIFER CHAN, GUINEVERE LEE, AND JUNELLA LEE
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:50-60.

The Dynamics of Bacteriophage T4 Binding to Escherichia coli
  IDA RABBANI, UNA RADOJA, SHEENA RAY, ADRIEN SELIM, AND CHRIS WESTON
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:61-64.

Genetics and Molecular Biology

Initial Stages in Creating a lacI Knockout in Escherichia coli C29 Using the Lambda Red Recombinase System
  AMY JAEGER, PETER SIMS, ROBIN SIDSWORTH, AND NOA TINT
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:65-71.

Investigating the Role of RecD in Escherichia coli and Its Effects on Tn10 Transposition
  REY ACEDILLO, CINDY KAM, ESTHER LEE, CHRISTIAN PANGANIBAN, AND KEVIN WEN
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:72-78.

Growth Inhibition of DH5α Escherichia coli on M9 Minimal Media is Linked to Specific Restriction Fragment(s) of pMOB3
  JOE EIBL, KYLE GRIEVE, WILLIAM LOCKWOOD, AND JENNIFER SMITTEN
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:79-86.

Optimization of a Protocol for Escherichia coli RNA Extraction and Visualization
  RYAN FARNSWORTH, JEREMY KEATING, MICHAEL MCAULEY, AND RACHELLE SMITH
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:87-94.

Effects of Chloramphenicol Acetyl Transferase Gene Deletion From pMOB3 on the Growth Inhibition of Escherichia coli C584 in M9 Minimal Media
  JANNY LAU, RENUKA GROVER, AND DIDI LEUNG
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:95-100.

Antibiotic-Induced DNA Cleavage: A Role of Restriction-Modification Systems
  JAIME BISSET, SILVANA DORIA, NAVINA NAGRA, AND VANESSA PECK
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2004. 5:101-105.