Easy Way Series: E-Z Microbiology

Editor/Author Kratz, Rene
Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: Barron's Educational Series

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-0-76-414456-1
Category: Science - Biology
Image Count: 305
Book Status: Available
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E-Z Microbiology transforms a difficult subject into ideas that every attentive student can understand. Important topics covered include: the microbial world, cellular chemistry, observing microbes through a microscope, microbial growth and reproduction, microbial genetics, bacteria, fungi and protozoa, viruses, the disease process, epidemiology, antimicrobial drugs, practical applications of immunology, infectious diseases, and many others.

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Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • How to Use This Book
  • 1 The Microbial World
  • 2 Cellular Chemistry
  • 3 Observing Microbes Through a Microscope
  • 4 Structure and Function of Microbial Cells
  • 5 Microbial Metabolism
  • 6 Microbial Growth and Reproduction
  • 7 Microbial Genetics
  • 8 Molecular Biology and Recombinant DNA Technology
  • 9 Classification of Microorganisms
  • 10 The Bacteria
  • 11 The Archaea
  • 12 Eukaryotic Microorganisms
  • 13 Viruses
  • 14 Environmental Microbiology
  • 15 Applied Microbiology
  • 16 The Study of Disease
  • 17 Epidemiology and Emerging Infectious Disease
  • 18 Innate Immunity
  • 19 Adaptive Immunity
  • 20 Pathogenicity of Microorganisms
  • 21 Practical Applications of Immunology
  • 22 Control of Microbial Growth
  • 23 Antimicrobial Drugs
  • 24 Infectious Diseases of the Skin and Eyes
  • 25 Infectious Diseases of the Respiratory System
  • 26 Infectious Diseases of the Digestive System
  • 27 Infectious Diseases of the Urinary and Reproductive Systems
  • 28 Infectious Diseases of the Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems
  • 29 Infectious Diseases of the Nervous System