Fundamental Microbiology / Edition 5

Fundamental Microbiology / Edition 5

by I. Edward Alcamo

ISBN-10: 0805305327

ISBN-13: 9780805305326

Pub. Date: 11/28/1996

Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company

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Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
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Older Edition
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8.84(w) x 11.14(h) x 1.63(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. 1Foundations of Microbiology1
Ch. 1The Development of Microbiology3
Ch. 2Principles of Chemistry29
Ch. 3Basic Concepts of Microbiology51
Pt. 2The Bacteria84
Ch. 4Anatomy and Growth of Bacteria87
Ch. 5Bacterial Metabolism121
Ch. 6Bacterial Genetics155
Pt. 3Bacterial Diseases of Humans192
Ch. 7Airborne Bacterial Diseases195
Ch. 8Foodborne and Waterborne Bacterial Diseases227
Ch. 9Soilborne and Arthropodborne Bacterial Diseases255
Ch. 10Sexually Transmitted, Contact, and Miscellaneous Bacterial Diseases285
Pt. 4Other Microorganisms320
Ch. 11The Viruses323
Ch. 12Pneumotropic and Dermotropic Viral Diseases361
Ch. 13Viscerotropic and Neurotropic Viral Diseases389
Ch. 14The Fungi429
Ch. 15The Protozoa461
Ch. 16The Multicellular Parasites493
Pt. 5Disease and Resistance518
Ch. 17Infection and Disease521
Ch. 18Resistance to Disease547
Ch. 19Immunity and Serology587
Ch. 20Immune Disorders615
Pt. 6Control of Microorganisms646
Ch. 21Physical Control of Microorganisms649
Ch. 22Chemical Control of Microorganisms669
Ch. 23Chemotherapeutic Agents and Antibiotics693
Pt. 7Microbiology and Public Health722
Ch. 24Microbiology of Foods725
Ch. 25Environmental and Industrial Microbiology755

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