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tr.v. ly·sog·e·nized, ly·sog·e·niz·ing, ly·sog·e·niz·es
To make lysogenic.

ly·sog′e·ni·za′tion (-nĭ-zā′shən) n.


(laɪˈsɒdʒəˌnaɪz) or


vb (tr)
(Microbiology) to make lysogenic


(laɪˈsɒdʒ əˌnaɪz)

v.t. -nized, -niz•ing.
to make lysogenic.
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Verb1.lysogenize - become integrated into the genome of (a bacterium)
integrate - become one; become integrated; "The students at this school integrate immediately, despite their different backgrounds"
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The most parsimonious model of evolution of the STEC O55:H7 Dorset outbreak strain was a progenitor EPEC O55:H7 sorbitol-fermenting strain lysogenized by an Stx2a-encoding phage and subsequent loss of the ability to ferment sorbitol.
The nontoxigenic South Africa isolates in this study all harbored dtxR genes, indicating the potential for toxin production if lysogenized by a bacteriophage.
sonnei that was subsequently lysogenized by transduction from a STEC co-infection or by a free [stx.