CameraIcon
CameraIcon
SearchIcon
MyQuestionIcon
MyQuestionIcon
Question

What are the examples of helpful bacteria?


Open in App
Solution

Bacteria:

  1. Bacteria are microscopic single-celled creatures without a definite nucleus.
  2. They come in a variety of shapes, including spheres, rods, and spirals.

There are many bacteria that play an important role in human life. A few examples of bacteria are given below;

Bifidobacteria:

  1. There are few bacteria that live in our human gut.
  2. These bacteria play an important role in digestion and producing chemicals that help to make one feel full.

Rhizobacteria:

  1. It is a bacterium that lives in the soil and provides ammonia to plants, which is necessary for their growth.

Lactobacillus:

  1. These species of bacteria are also present in the human gut.
  2. They play a major role in digestion.

Streptomyces:

  1. This group of bacteria is responsible for producing antibodies to protect against infections.

flag
Suggest Corrections
thumbs-up
64
mid-banner-image
mid-banner-image
Join BYJU'S Learning Program
Select...
similar_icon
Related Videos
thumbnail
lock
Uses of Bacteria in our life
BIOLOGY
Watch in App
Join BYJU'S Learning Program
Select...