This best-selling book serves as an introduction to the essentials of microbiology, and includes an excellent review of basic chemistry.
Edition/Copyright:6TH 99 Cover: Paperback Publisher:Delmar Publications Published: 12/30/1998 International: No
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The World of Microorganisms:
Chapter 1 The Value of Microbiology Chapter 2 The Microscope Chapter 3 Basic Chemistry and its Relationship to Microbiology Chapter 4 Favorable Environment for Bacterial Growth
Structure and Behavior of Microorganisms:
Chapter 5 Cellular Structure and Characteristics of Eukaryotes Chapter 6 Cellular Structure and Characteristics of Prokaryotes Chapter 7 The Structure and Behavior of Microorganisms Chapter 8 Introduction to the Protists Chapter 9 Fungi Chapter 10 Parasites Chapter 11 Bacteria Chapter 12 Viruses Chapter 13 Microbiological Techniques
Infection and Immunity:
Chapter 14 How Microorganisms Cause Infection Chapter 15 Body Defenses Chapter 16 Immunity Chapter 17 Vaccines and Immune Serums
Methods of Destruction of Microbiological Material:
Chapter 18 Physical and Chemical Agents of Destruction Chapter 19 Chemotherapeutic Agents
Public Health Microbiology:
Chapter 20 Air,Food,Milk,Water,Soil, and Sewage Control Chapter 21 Sanitary Measures Practiced in Health Care Facilities
Appendix A: Diseases Transmitted by microorganisms Appendix B: Review of Communicable Diseases Appendix C: Classification of Microorganisms Appendix D: Uses of Primary Plating Media Appendix E: Summary of Primary Plating Section Media Appendix F: Recipes: Culture Media, Staining Solutions, and Slide Preparation Techniques Appendix G: Suggested Demonstrations for Environmental Control
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