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2. Which term best describes how penicillin is produced?

  • monoculture
  • batch culture
  • fed batch culture
  • continuous culture

3. Name a secondary metabolite that can be produced using a fementer.

  • fusarium
  • penicillin
  • bacillus
  • penicillium

4. The production of golden rice is an example of.....

  • xenotransplantation
  • genetic engineering
  • selective breeding
  • gene therapy

5. What happens during the lag phase of a population in a closed culture?

  • bacteria adjust to their new conditions and start to produce new enzymes.
  • bacterial cells grow and divide at their maximum rate
  • bacterial cells start to die
  • bacteria have stopped reproducing due to lack of enzymes


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