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    amackinnon
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    scientists are concerned that bacteria will be resistant to all antibiotics within the next decade. Using your knowledge of genetics, describe how bacterial populations can develop drug resistance in such a short time frame

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    zorro
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    Viruses and bacteria multiply at such a rapid pace that it is only a matter of time that one little cell will be able to resist being killed. That one cell replicates and the process starts.


    Colleen
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    GMO's. Some GOM's are causing the human body to become resistant to antibiotics. Say no to GMOs! 


    bustieone
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    Is this a homework assignment?  What are your thoughts, what were you going to answer if we do not answer? 


    nomdeplume
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    This is obviously caused by evolution, the resistant bacteria becoming dominant through survival of the fittest..


    Creationists do not believe in natural selection so perhaps they can give an explanation



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