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==Classification==
 
  
===Higher order taxa===
 
 
Domain; Phylum; Class; Order; family [Others may be used.  Use [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/Taxonomy/ NCBI] link to find]
 
 
===Species===
 
 
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''Genus species''
 
 
==Description and significance==
 
Describe the appearance, habitat, etc. of the organism, and why it is important enough to have its genome sequenced.  Describe how and where it was isolated.
 
Include a picture or two (with sources) if you can find them.
 
 
==Genome structure==
 
Describe the size and content of the genome.  How many chromosomes?  Circular or linear?  Other interesting features?  What is known about its sequence?
 
Does it have any plasmids?  Are they important to the organism's lifestyle?
 
 
==Cell structure and metabolism==
 
Describe any interesting features and/or cell structures; how it gains energy; what important molecules it produces.
 
 
==Ecology==
 
Describe any interactions with other organisms (included eukaryotes), contributions to the environment, effect on environment, etc.
 
 
==Pathology==
 
How does this organism cause disease?  Human, animal, plant hosts?  Virulence factors, as well as patient symptoms.
 
 
==Application to Biotechnology==
 
Does this organism produce any useful compounds or enzymes?  What are they and how are they used?
 
 
==Current Research==
 
 
Enter summaries of the most recent research here--at least three required
 
  
 
==References==
 
==References==

Revision as of 03:57, 28 January 2009

Introduction


Introduce the overall topic of your paper. What microorganisms are of interest? Habitat? Applications for medicine and/or environment?

Topic 1


Include some current research in each topic, with at least one figure showing data.

Topic 2


Include some current research in each topic, with at least one figure showing data.

Topic 3


Include some current research in each topic, with at least one figure showing data.

Conclusion


Overall paper length should be 3,000 words, with at least 3 figures.

References

[Sample reference] Takai, K., Sugai, A., Itoh, T., and Horikoshi, K. "Palaeococcus ferrophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., a barophilic, hyperthermophilic archaeon from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent chimney". International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 2000. Volume 50. p. 489-500.

Edited by student of Joan Slonczewski for BIOL 238 Microbiology, 2009, Kenyon College.


References

[Sample reference] Takai, K., Sugai, A., Itoh, T., and Horikoshi, K. "Palaeococcus ferrophilus gen. nov., sp. nov., a barophilic, hyperthermophilic archaeon from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent chimney". International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 2000. Volume 50. p. 489-500.

Edited by student of Rachel Larsen