I'm a Gram-positive rod used industrially to make buttermilk and yogurt because I produce lactic acid from sugar. My genus is
I'm a food borne pathogenthat loves to hang out in poultry; in the U.S. I'm the leading cause of acute gastroenteritis (with cramping, diarrhea, etc.). My genus is.
I'm a Gram-positiveendospore-forming bacterium that causes tetanus (lock-jaw). My genus is.
I cause chronic gastritis, also known as ulcers; People used to think that spicy food and stress caused ulcers until Australian physician Barry Marshall proved it was me! My genus is
I'm Campylobacter, a food-borne pathogen who loves to hang out in (especially chicken); in the U.S. I'm the leading cause of acute gastroenteritis (cramping, diarrhea, etc).
I'm an acid-fast, pathogenic bacteriumwho causes tuberculosis. My genus is.
I'm Rhizobium and I live in root nodules of plants called where I undergo nitrogen fixation.
Spirochetes swim by means of two overlapping .
I'm a typical filamentous cyanobacteriam. I have survival cells called akinetes, heterocysts that undergo nitrogen fixation, and lots of photosynthetic vegetative cells containing chlorophyll a and phycobilins. My genus is .
I'm the most studied bacterium there is! I'm usually a mutualistic enteric in the intestine, but certain strains of mine (like 0157:H7) are quite pathogenic. My genus .
I'm a spirochete named Treponema pallidumand I cause an STD called .
I'm a bacterium that was erroneously named because I am a frequent secondary invader following viral influenza. I was the leading cause of meningitis in infants and children until the development of Hib vaccine. My genus is .
Green and Purple sulfur bacteria undergo (BLANK) photosynthesis because they don't release oxygen; 6CO2 + 12H2S --> C6H12O6 + 6H2O +12S
I'm an unsual bacterium with no cell wall or shape and my genus name is Mycoplasma. I'm the most common cause of atypical or " " pneumonia.
I'm the spirochete that causes the sexually transmitted disease, syphilis. My genus is .
Borrelia burgdorferi is transmitted by deer ticks and causes disease.
The 3 main ways to avoid sexually transmitted infections are abstinence, monogamy and properly used .
Propionibacterium causes .
I'm a bacterium who is used industrially to make acetic acid; My genus is .
E. coli and other enteric bacteria produce chemicals called that help kill off harmful species.