Alcamo's Fundamentals of Microbiology

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Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2004 - Science - 1001 pages
3 Reviews
Pommerville (biology and microbiology, Glendale Community College) provides new infectious disease coverage, with material on mad cow disease, SARS, and West Nile fever, plus a new chapter on genetic engineering and bacterial genomics, for this seventh edition of a text for introductory microbiology
 

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Contents

Anton van Leeuwenhoek Describes Animalcules
6
MICROBIOLOGY AND PUBLIC
16
THE CLASSICAL GOLDEN AGE
17
Other Global Pioneers Contribute to Microbiology
24
10
48
Lipids Store Energy and Are Components of Membranes
62
Nucleic Acids Store Transport and Control Hereditary
68
A BRIEF SURVEY OF MICROORGANISMS
76
Filariasis Is a Lymphatic System Infection
649
PART 5
653
Infection and Disease
659
Chapter 18
670
Chapter Review
695
Phagocytosis Represents Part of a Second
699
There Are Broad Types of Nonspecific Resistance 70
702
Chapter 19
703

Magnification and Resolution Define the Limits
102
Ught Microscopy Has Other Optical Configurations
108
U17
114
CULTURE MEDIA AND GROWTH
150
Chapter Review
156
OTHER ASPECTS OF CATABOLISM
181
I
222
Chapter Review
226
MICROBIAL GENOMICS
259
Chapter Review
265
PART THREE
271
2
273
Pneumococcal Pneumonia Primarily Affects the Elderly
289
Q Fever Results from Breathing the Airborne Particles
296
Chapter Review
302
INTRODUCTION TO FOODBORNE
309
Chapter 7
323
Soilborne and Arthropodborne
343
Chapter 8
366
and Miscellaneous Bacterial
376
CONTACT BACTERIAL DISEASES
390
Chapter 9
393
Bacterial Conjunctivitis Pinkeye Is Very Common
396
Urinary Tract Infections Are More Common in Women
405
PART 4
419
Chapter 12
435
VIRUSES AND CANCER
452
6
458
Chapter Review
465
Mumps Is Spread by Respiratory Droplets
469
Chapter 13
470
PART 6
489
Molluscum Contagiosum Forms Mildly
500
Chapter 14
505
Viscerotropic and Neurotropic
507
Staphylococcal Food Poisoning also
529
Chapter 15
532
Chapter 16
552
Pneurnocystii Pneumonia Causes Illness and Death within
584
The Protozoa
594
Chapter Review 548
604
Chapter Review
615
The Multicellular Parasites
631
Chapter 17
633
Pinworm Disease Is the Most Prevalent
643
The Immune System Originates from Groups
714
AntibodyMediated Humoral Immunity Is a Response
722
Antibody Diversity Is a Result of Gene Rearrangement
729
Chapter Review
737
Chapter 20
743
Immune Disorders
780
Chapter 21
798
CONTROL OF MICROORGANISMS
820
PART 6
821
Chapter 22
834
Other Types of Radiation Also Can Sterilize Materials
839
Chapter Review
845
Chapter 23
863
OTHER CHEMICAL AGENTS
864
Chapter Review
873
OTHER ANTIBIOTICS
892
Chapter 24
897
ANTIBIOTIC ASSAYS AND RESISTANCE
903
Microbiology of Foods
912
PART 7
913
Clostridial Food Poisoning Results from an Enterotoxin 314
914
Chapter 25
933
FOODS FROM MICROORGANISMS
939
Chapter Review
945
Listeriosis Comes from FecalContaminated Foods
956
Chapter 26
962
THE CYCLES OF ELEMENTS IN
964
Chapter Review
972
Chapter 27
980
Distilled Spirits Are Produced by Concentrating
988
OTHER MICROORGANISMS
992
Industrial Genetic Engineering Continues
995
Metric Measurement
1003
DISEASE AND RESISTANCE
1010
Answers to Review Questions
1014
Microlnquiry Answers
1
CONTROL OF MICROORGANISMS
2
Chapter Review
4
480
8
331
12
418
15
487
18
656
27
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