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microbial genetics


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The study of the genetics of micro-organisms. This is an important discipline of genetics, since micro-organisms may be bred in captivity and many generations can be obtained in short periods of time; their heredity can therefore be studied more readily than that of higher organisms.

Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry — Zoology and Animal Sciences.


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