Foundations in Microbiology: Basic Principles W/Bound in Olc Card / Edition 5

Foundations in Microbiology: Basic Principles W/Bound in Olc Card / Edition 5

by Kathleen Park Talaro
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072950773

ISBN-13: 9780072950779

Pub. Date: 02/20/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Written with the non-major/allied health student in mind, the authors use common, everyday analogies to explain the many difficult microbiology concepts. Unlike any other allied health microbiology textbook on the market, the art program showcases beautiful illustrations with the use of bold, primary colors. This version of Foundations in Microbiology…  See more details below

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Written with the non-major/allied health student in mind, the authors use common, everyday analogies to explain the many difficult microbiology concepts. Unlike any other allied health microbiology textbook on the market, the art program showcases beautiful illustrations with the use of bold, primary colors. This version of Foundations in Microbiology includes chapters 1 through 17 of the full text, teaching only the basic principles of microbiology and not covering the clinical aspects.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072950779
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
02/20/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
535
Product dimensions:
9.06(w) x 10.84(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

1 The Main Themes of Microbiology2 From Atoms to Cells: A Chemical Connection 3 Tools of the Laboratory: The Methods for Studying Microorganisms 4 Procaryotic Profiles: The Bacteria and Archaea 5 Eucaryotic Cells and Microorganisms 6 An Introduction to the Viruses 7 Elements of Microbial Nutrition, Ecology, and Growth 8 Microbial Metabolism: The Chemical Crossroads of Life 9 Microbial Genetics 10 Genetic Engineering: A Revolution in Molecular Biology 11 Physical and Chemical Control of Microbes 12 Drugs, Microbes, Host - The Elements of Chemotherapy 13 Microbe-Human Interactions: Infection and Disease 14 The Nature of Host Defenses 15 The Acquisition of Specific Immunity and Its Applications 16 Immunization and Immune Assays 17 Disorders in Immunity

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