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Microbiology with Diseases by Taxonomy, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition

By Robert W. Bauman

Published by Benjamin Cummings

Published Date: Feb 25, 2010

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The Third Edition of Microbiology with Diseases by Taxonomy is the most cutting-edge microbiology book available, offering unparalleled currency, accuracy, and assessment.  The state-of-the science approach begins with a compelling focus on emerging diseases and diseases students will encounter in clinical settings. Student comprehension is ensured with end-of-chapter practice that encompasses both visual and conceptual understanding. CourseSmart textbooks do not include any media or print supplements that come packaged with the bound book.

Table of Contents

1. A Brief History of Microbiology
2. The Chemistry of Microbiology
3. Cell Structure and Function
4. Microscopy, Staining, and Classification
5. Microbial Metabolism
6. Microbial Nutrition and Growth
7. Microbial Genetics
8. Recombinant DNA Technology
9. Controlling Microbial Growth in the Environment
10. Controlling Microbial Growth in the Body: Antimicrobial Drugs
11. Characterizing and Classifying Prokaryotes
12. Characterizing and Classifying Eukaryotes
13. Characterizing and Classifying Viruses, Viroids, and Prions
14. Infection, Infectious Disease, and Epidemiology
15. Innate Immunity
16. Adaptive Immunity
17. Immunization and Immune Testing
18. Immune Disorders
19. Pathogenic Gram-Positive Bacteria
20. Pathogenic Gram-Negative Cocci and Bacilli
21. Rickettsias,  Chlamydias, Spirochetes, and Vibrios
22. Pathogenic Fungi
23. Parasitic Protozoa, Helminths, and Arthropod Vectors
24. Pathogenic DNA Viruses
25. Pathogenic RNA Viruses
26. Applied and Environmental Microbiology

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Microbiology with Diseases by Taxonomy, CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition
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$78.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-321-67812-6