Ribosomal RNA is the RNA of the ribosome constituting about 90 percent of total cellular RNA.
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Helix is a coiled spiral form.
- Zoogloeal masses
Zoogloeal masses are masses composed of microorganisms which are embedded in a common matrix of slime.
- Rennet curd
Rennet curd is the result of the coagulation of milk by the action of enzyme rennin. Referred to as sweet curd.
Carrier is a person in apparently good health who harbors a pathogenic microorganism
Adjuvant is a substance that when injected together with antigen increases antibody production.
Aerobe is an organism that requires oxygen for growth and cam grow under an air atmosphere (21% oxygen). Compare anaerobe.
Species is the basic taxonomic group; in bacteriology, a species consists of a type strain together with all the other strains that are considered