9/8/2000 BBS3027 Tutorial 3 Logan 1. Dream Team: Describe methods by which microbes evade attachment by antibodies and complement. 2. Team Barry: Describe methods by which microbes survive phagocytosis. 3. The Legends: What is a superantigen, give examples and how does it contribute it to disease. 4. EL How do chlamydial infections cause heart disease? 5. KM’s: Name 5 examples of virulence factors and their function? 6. Dream Team: What is Diphtheria toxin, its origin and its method of action. 7. Team Barry: What is the difference between homologous and site-specific recombination. 8. The Legends: example. 9. EL: What is antigenic variation, give an example. What is phase variation, give an 10. KM’s: What is slipped strand mispairing, give an example. 11. Dream Team: Why is more diphtheria toxin made when iron concentration is low. 12. Team Barry: What Requirements Are Needed for a Microbial Infection to be Established and for it to survive? 13. The Legends: effacement”. What is meant by “attachment and 14. EL: What are Yops 15. KM’s What is the relationship between integrons and gene cassettes?