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Do temperate phage form plaques? Explain.
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Do temperate phage form plaques? Explain. 5 132 Biology of Microorganisms


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Phages that produce turbid plaques are temperate phages. The colonies that have been infected by the phage grow in the middle of the plaque. The phage integrates its nucleic acid into the genome of the host cell and makes the cell resistant to further infe...

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