Bacteriology Questions

Andy Rossmeissl thelight at GEOCITIES.COM
Mon Apr 27 18:15:18 EST 1998


Why do bacteria produce antibiotics?  Isn't that kind of counterproductive
-- don't antibiotics kill bacteria?  I'm aware that they probably do this
to cut down on competition but won't their own antibiotic envetually kill
the bacteria that made it?

Thank You,
Andy Rossmeissl
thelight at geocities.com


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