Microbiology Experiments: A Health Science Perspective / Edition 3

Microbiology Experiments: A Health Science Perspective / Edition 3

by John Kleyn, Marie Gilstrap, Mary Bicknell, Eugene W. Nester
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072319038

ISBN-13: 9780072319033

Pub. Date: 12/14/2000

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

All experiments are correlated to Nester's Microbiology: A Human Perspective, 4/e, but can be used with any non-majors/allied health microbiology textbook.

Overview

All experiments are correlated to Nester's Microbiology: A Human Perspective, 4/e, but can be used with any non-majors/allied health microbiology textbook.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072319033
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
12/14/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 10.66(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

1 Basic Microbiology1 Ubiquity of Microorganisms 2 Bright-field Light Microscopy, Including History and Working Principles 3 Microscopic (Bright-field and Dark-field) Determination of Cell Motility, Form, and Viability Using Wet Mount and Hanging Drop Preparations 4 Simple Stains: Positive and Negative Stains 5 Multiple and Differential Stains 6 Pure Culture and Aseptic Technique 7 Defined, Undefined, Selective and Differential Media 8 Quantification of Microorganisms 9 Aerobic and Anaerobic Growth 10 The Effect of Incubation Temperature on Generation Time 11 Moist and Dry Heat Sterilization: Thermal Death Point and Thermal Death Time 12 Control of Microbial Growth with Ultraviolet Light 13 Osmotic Pressure, and Its Effect on the Rate and Amount of Microbial Growth 14 Antiseptics and Antibiotics 15 Selection of Bacterial Mutants Resistant to Antibiotics 16 Transformation: A Form of Genetic Recombination 17 Bacterial Conjugation (and more...)

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