Micro Test # 3
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Micro Test # 3
Micro test 3
Penicillin is most effective against what type of bacteria?
Enterococcus was first to become resistant to what?
Enterococcus fecalis is VRE
Name 2 Lactam antibiotics:
Penicillin & Carbapenems
What family or group does Vancomycin belong to?
What does the Lactam classification indicate?
a lactam ring is the active part of the drug that harms penecillin by inhibiting on the enzyme that makes peptodoglycan
If a bacteria have a Beta Lactamase positive indication, what does this mean?
the bacteria is resistant to the active portion of penecillin
What is Staphylococcus aureus resistant to ?
What does CRKP stand for?
What does MRSA stand for?
What does VRE stand for?
Vancomycin resistant Enterococcus
The sum of all biochemical reactions that occur in a cell or organism, is what?
Where is MRSA commonly colonized in healthy people?
Microdigestion happens @ what level?
the cellular level
Macrodigestion happens @ what level?
the large scale / breakdown of larger pieces for the celluar level to process
_____ type of building reactions requires energy input.
Anabolsim / dehydration synthesis
_____ type of reactions breakdown or release energy.
Catabolsim / hydrolisis
Energy from _____ is used to run _____.
Catabolsim runs anabolism
When talking about metabolism, the cell and the organism are _____.
When cells digest sugar, this is what type of digestion?
Anabolysim requires what?
energy input like ATP
Dehydration synthesis does what?
puts molecules together to remove a water molecule
Hydrolisis does what?
splitis the molecule by forcing in water
___ is spendable energy.
ADP is what?
By breaking off the third phosphate, _____ happens.
energy is released
Name the universal energy molecule for living organisms:
Electrons represent what?
What does this respresent?
a nucleotide / as you add phosphate molecule you increase/ store the energy.