If a bacterium were to develop resistance to an antibiotic, which of the following methods would most likely result in the development of antibiotic resistance in other species of bacteria that are located in close proximity to the resistant bacteria?

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development of a novel resistance plasmid

  

mutation

  

syngamy

  

lateral gene transfer

 

asked Dec 27, 2012 in Biology by anonymous
    

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lateral gene transfer

 

answered Dec 27, 2012 by anonymous



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