Why do certain bacteria such as anthrax and tetanus bacilli coat themselves with wax like outer shells?


Cassidy Allen   |   Member since 2010  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Why do certain bacteria, such as tetanus and botulism, coat themselves with wax - like outer shells ? Makes them able to withstand long periods of famine, dryness, and unsuitable temperatures.

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Nathan Hunter   |   Member since 2009  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Keeping this in consideration, what happens to bacteria when favorable conditions are restored?

During the active stage, Bacteria grow and reproduce. Bacteria multiply best in warm, dark, damp, or dirty places. When condition are favorable, bacteria grow and reproduce. When favorable conditions are restored, the spores change into the active form and begin to grow and reproduce.

Additionally, what occurs when body tissues are invaded by disease causing or pathogenic bacteria? Spherical bacteria that grow in pairs and cause diseases such as pneumonia. Occurs when body tissues are invaded by disease - causing or pathogenic bacteria. Local Infection. A pimple or abscess, is one that is confined to a particular part of the body and is indicated by a lesion containing pus.


Aileen Malone   |   Member since 2017  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

Considering this, which of the three types of hepatitis is the most difficult to kill on a surface?

There are three types of hepatitis that are of concern within the salon- Hepatitis A, B, and C. Hepatitis B is the most difficult to kill on a surface. Make sure to check the label of the disinfectant you use to be sure that the product is effective against it.


Bob Harvey   |   Member since 2008  |  10+ Answers Submitted  |  ✔ Verified

What substances work to break down stubborn movies and remove the residue of pedicure products such as scrubs salts and masks?

Also known as chelating detergents; detergents that break down stubborn films and remove the residue of pedicure products such as scrubs, salts, and masks.


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How do the following bacteria move about?

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What is the difference between federal agencies and state agencies?

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How do bacilli bacteria move?

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Savannah Raven   |   Member since 2008  |  ✔ Verified

Is the body's reaction to injury irritation or infection?

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Martha Hewitt   |   Member since 2020  |  ✔ Verified

What is the most common type of bacteria Milady?

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Which fungus affects plants or grows?

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What does it mean if a disinfectant has the word concentrate on its label?

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Why is it important to study infection control?

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What two types of disinfectants are used in salons?

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Which Agency sets regulations and making suggestions for infection control?

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What infection affects the body as a whole?

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What virus is the most difficult to kill?

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