Re; ultra micro bacteria

Timothy Paustian paustian at bact.wisc.edu
Wed Jul 14 13:05:00 EST 1999

Paul Taylor wrote:

> As for the suggestion that virus begets bacteria begets fungi.......you
> might be right, but I really don't think so. There are far too many
> differences between these 3 groups of "life" to suggest this sort of
> relationship, and as far as I know, NO scientific evidence (DNA sequence
> homology etc. etc.) to support this interesting and bizarre claim.


Take out the "might be right". There is NO way virus beget bacteria
begets fungi. Your understading of the situation is correct. See above
where seloh reveals the source.


Timothy Paustian
Univ.of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI

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