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79. 

Mycobacterium leprae causes leprosy, Corynebacterium diphtheria causes diphtheria and Vibrio comma causes

[A]. tetanus
[B]. influenza
[C]. cholera
[D]. typhoid

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Vibrio cholerae (also Kommabacillus) is a gram negative comma-shaped bacterium with a polar flagellum that causes cholera in humans

Shobhna Chauhan said: (Sep 27, 2012)  
What is difference between gram positive and gram negetive bacteria?

Neha Singh said: (May 2, 2013)  
Both Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria may have a membrane called an S-layer. In Gram-negative bacteria, the S-layer is attached directly to the outer membrane. In Gram-positive bacteria, the S-layer is attached to the peptidoglycan layer. Unique to Gram-positive bacteria is the presence of teichoic acids in the cell wall. Some particular teichoic acids, lipoteichoic acids, have a lipid component and can assist in anchoring peptidoglycan, as the lipid component is embedded in the membrane.

Prabhakar said: (Sep 27, 2013)  
Who is the discoverer of bacteria?

Idrees Pahore Bhag said: (May 1, 2014)  
Charles Chamberland in 1884.

Teja said: (Nov 4, 2014)  
Its actually a bacteria called Vibrio cholerae that causes cholera and it is comma shaped.

Arya A P said: (Mar 3, 2015)  
Why photosynthesis occur more in white light?

K.Pranathi said: (Apr 10, 2015)  
Vibrio cholerae where it will present in our human body?

Kashinath Hota said: (May 18, 2015)  
How pollen grains are formed in another?

Virender said: (Oct 13, 2015)  
What is the cause of typhoid?

Vivek said: (Feb 22, 2017)  
Salmonella typhi is a pathogen which causes typhoid fever in the human being.

Zigyasha Somkar said: (Mar 9, 2017)  
What is the main cause of typhoid?

Srushti Somkuwar said: (Apr 4, 2017)  
@ALL.

I have a question, we know that plant cell consists of cell wall and cell membrane too and cell membrane is permeable, but for osmosis cell wall also needs to be permeable otherwise how will the water will reach inside the cell. Is cell wall permeable?

John said: (Nov 3, 2017)  
Shouldn't the Answer be Vibrio Cholera.

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