Cell Structure Overview

Urakawa, H., Garcia, Juan C., Barreto, Patricia D., Molina, Gabriela A., Barreto, Jose C. (2012). A sensitive crude oil bioassay indicates that oil spills potentially induce a change of major nitrifying prokaryotes from the Archaea to the Bacteria. Environmental Pollution. 164:42-45

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For Module 1:
1.First read this article from Scientific American:
Clean Up the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
2.Next, define in complete sentences using a paragraph format:
•What is the difference between a prokaryotic and a eukaryotic cell?
•The following terms:

Archaea

Nitrifying bacteria

Ammonia-oxidizing bacteria

Gram-negative vs gram-positive bacteria

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Hydrocarbon

Bioassay

Microtox bioassay

Crude oil

Biodegradation
3.Finally read:

Urakawa, H., Garcia, Juan C., Barreto, Patricia D., Molina, Gabriela A., Barreto, Jose C. (2012). A sensitive crude oil bioassay indicates that oil spills potentially induce a change of major nitrifying prokaryotes from the Archaea to the Bacteria. Environmental Pollution. 164:42-45
4.Which groups of bacteria were affected differently in this study?

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