1. How would you sterilize a mattress used by a patient with bubonic plague?
2. compare and constrast gram-positive and gram-negative cell walls with regard to sensitivity to antimicrobial agents, resistance to phagocytosis, chemical composition, and decolorization by alcohol
3. Identify the catabolic pathways used by the following bacteria: Pseudomonas Oxidizes glucose, Lactobacillus Ferments glucose, Alcaligenes Neither oxidizes nor ferments glucose and Escherichia Oxidizes and ferments glucose.
4. Rhosopseudomonas is an anaerobic photoautotroph