JEMI Volume 9

JEMI
Volume 9
April 2006

Enzymes and Proteins

The Use of Microwave Radiation in Combination with EDTA as an Outer Membrane Disruption Technique to Preserve Metalloenzyme Activity in Escherichia coli.
  CARLY BARNETT, ULISES HUERTA-MUNOZ, RYANNE JAMES, AND
GRETA PAULS
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:1-5.

Physiology and Metabolism

The Effect of Cyclic 3’, 5’-Adenosine Monophosphate on the Effect of Glucose, Fructose, and Sucrose Supplements on the Induction of lacZ in Escherichia coli B23 Grown in Minimal Medium with Glycerol.
  JOSHUA LEE, RAJVEER MINHAS, GURSTEVEN SRA, AND KIRSTEN WAHLSTROM
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9: 6-10.

Secondary effects of streptomycin and kanamycin on macromolecular composition of Escherichia coli B23 cell.
  CARMEN CHUNG, GABRIEL HUNG, CRYSTAL LAM, AND LAURENCE MADERA
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:11-15.

Amino Acid Deprivation-induced Stringent Response and Dps Confer Added Levels of Protection from UV Radiation in Escherichia coli.
  SHANAWAZ ISLAM, CHELSEA BENNIE, DALE BALCE, JENNIFER SCHAFER, AND PARVEER PANNU
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:16-24.

Investigation into the germicidal effect of ultraviolet-A radiation and suggestions for improvement of solar water disinfection.
  JAMES WILTON, KIMBERLY JONES, NIMA KASHANI, SIMON WOO, AND JOCELYN YANG
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:25-30.

Effects of kanamycin on the Macromolecular Composition of kanamycin Sensitive Escherichia coli DH5α Strain.
  REZA FARAJI, ASHKAN PARSA, BAHAR TORABI, AND TODD WITHROW
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:31-38.

Phage Biology

Assessing binding ability and stability of T4 bacteriophage to Escherichia coli with mutations in the T4 bacteriophage receptors.
  JENNIFER FORD, ERIN NICHOLLS, KIM PAULSON, AND HANAH TSAO
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:39-43.

The Effect of Culture Age and Extrinsic Factors on T4 Bacteriophage Progeny Production in Recovered Stationary Phase Escherichia coli ZK126.
  ALEXIS BRAUN, HAILEY BRUGGER, LYN GANDHAM, AND KATE LEINWEBER
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:44-50.

Effectiveness of T4 bacteriophage detachment methods from Escherichia coli C149 host cell surface.
  CAROL CHENG, ANDY CHU, ANNE STEVENS, AND PASCAL ZILTENER
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:51-60.

Genetics and Molecular Biology

The Effect of Colloidal n-C60 on DNA Mutagenesis and the SOS DNA Repair Mechanism of Salmonella typhimurium strains TA1538 and TA1535.
  SHIRLEY CHU, GINA EOM, KEN Q LITTLE, AND MICHAEL PEACOCK
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:61-67.

Investigating Possible Interactions Between Nano-C60 and Plasmid pBR322 DNA.
  CONNIE AW, CHELSEA GREENWOOD, ALISON KONG, AND DANNY SIU
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:68-74.

Effects of recB, recC and recF mutations on Tn10 Transposition in Escherichia coli.
  SIU HIM CHAN, ARTHUR LAU, VICTOR LEI, AND JASHUA WOO
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:75-80.

The Effect of Spheroplast Formation on the Transformation Efficiency in Escherichia coli DH5α.
  IRIS LIU, MARTHA LIU, AND KAREN SHERGILL
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:81-85.

Effects of the stringent response on pBR322 plasmid copy number in Escherichia coli strains.
  AIMEE LIM, EDNA LEE, EUNICE YIP, HON LAM, AND KENT HUI
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:86-91.

Influences of growth temperature and preparation of competent cells on efficiency of chemically-induced transformation in Escherichia coli DH5α.
  JOANNA CHAN, COLETTE DAVIS, AND IVA JOKIC
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9:92-96.

Relevance of Primer Design to the Effective Disruption of the lacI gene in Escherichia coli C29 using the Lambda Red Recombinase System.
  JADA BROEKHUIZEN, OMEED HADISFAR, DAVID LIU, JAMES
MCFARLANE, AND EMILIE STEVENS
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9: 97-101.

Construction of a Plasmid that Increases the Level of ompA Gene Expression in Escherichia coli for the Study of its Effect on Bacterial Conjugation.
  CATHERINE CHAN, TIMOTHY CHIU, AND RAY KANG
J. Exp. Microbiol. Immunol. 2005. 9: 102-107.