Yersinia pestis

  1. a bacillus bacterium that causes the plague; aerosolized bacteria can be used as a bioweapon
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Get Started For Free Linguix pencil

How To Use Yersinia pestis In A Sentence

  • Yersinia pestis in the 109 samples from the cemetery in East Smithfield, his lab employed a sort of sensitive fishing technique, using tiny segments of DNA that matched up with segments from a ring of DNA, called a plasmid, found in the bacterium. Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion
  • Despite this advance, one should still Yersinia pestis like , well, the plague.
  • The plague bacillus used to be called Pasteurella pestis instead of Yersinia pestis because Yersin isolated it while working at Pasteur’s institute. The Mosasaur and the missing link - The Panda's Thumb
  • Examples include the protozoan Leishmania in sandflies, the plague bacterium Yersinia pestis transmitted by the tropical rat flea Xenopsylla cheopis, and trypanosomes in tse-tse flies.
  • Jackson and Plano (2000) report that the Yersinia pestis FliH homolog YscL (corresponding to SctL/HrpE in Figure 4a) has low but significant sequence similarity with the e subunit of the archaeal ATPase of Methanococcus jannaschii and the e subunit of the vacuolar ATPase of Desulfurococcus spp.; these subunits are the homologs of the b subunit of the F1F0-ATP synthetase. Congratulations are in Order
  • Despite this advance, one should still avoid Yersinia pestis like, well, the plague.
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy