ATTENTION: Nursing Students! Be prepared to teach clients of the dangers involved in reckless sexual practices. Many people use the excuse of "not liking condoms" as rationale for not using them. How can you respond? Put it in these terms: educate them on the lesions, green oozing discharge, painful and bloody urine, anal warts, and other symptoms associated with STDs. Then ask them if these sound better than using a condom?
Lateral or Horizontal Gene Transfer: traits are not transferred by inheritance but are introduced from unrelated individuals or diff. species; significant transfer of DNA has occurred between bacteria throughout evolution; can use these methods to map genes & construct bacterial strains to test the function & regulation of specific genes