Can be found on most surfaces
On you right now
Meiosis and fertilization
Divide in half
Female and male bacteria mate
Each bacteria is both male and female
Scavenge for food.
Attack other organisms for food.
Attack viruses for food.
Consume metallic objects.
A microorganism that makes you sick.
A series of chemical reactions
A series of steps that bacteria follow to reproduce
A bacterium before it reaches maturity
Insert themselves into your white blood cells
Insert DNA into your white blood cells
Pathogenic bacteria are harmless
Used to ferment meats
Help you digest food
Fight viruses like the common cold
E. coli O157:H7
Cook food thoroughly
Wash your hands with regular soap
Wash your hands with antibacterial soap
Store food properly at the correct temperature
Keep warm when it is cold out and don't go out in the rain