Module 10 Homework Assignment
· Use the information presented in the module folder along with your readings from the textbook to answer the following questions.
1. Compare the difference between a point mutation and a frameshift mutation:
1. Describe the different between vertical gene transfer and horizontal gene transfer:
1. What is conjugation? How can it contribute to antibiotic resistance in microorganisms?
1. What is a Healthcare-associated infection (HAI) or nosocomial infection? How is this different from an iatrogenic disease? How are these infections? Contracted? Give examples of each type:
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