Alcamo's Fundamentals of Microbiology

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Aug 10, 2010 - Science - 860 pages
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The ninth edition of award-winning author Jeffrey Pommerville's classic text provides nursing and allied health students with a firm foundation in microbiology, with an emphasis on human disease. An educator himself, Dr. Pommerville incorporates accessible, engaging pedagogical elements and student-friendly ancillaries to help students maximize their understanding and retention of key concepts. Ideal for the non-major, the ninth edition includes numerous updates and additions, including the latest disease data and statistics, new material on emerging disease outbreaks, an expanded use of concept maps, and may other pedagogical features. With an inviting "Learning Design" format and Study Smart notes to students, Alcamo's Fundamentals of Microbiology, Ninth Edition ensures student success as they delve into the exciting world of microbiology.
 

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Contents

The Chemical Building
35
Brief Contents
64
Then and Chapter 14 The Viruses and VirusLike
83
Cell Structure and Function
97
Microbial Growth
131
Population Growth Can Be Measured
153
The Parasites 567
158
Chemical Control Methods Are Dependent
205
Other Wounds Also Can Cause Skin
424
VIRUSES AND EUKARYOTIC
438
Viral Infections of
474
Pneumonia
484
Some Human Papillomavirus Infections
498
The Fungi 535
508
Innate
646
DISEASE AND Mechanism to Clear Microbes from
653

THE GENETICS OF Chapter 19 Infection and Disease 609
222
to Correct Mistakes or Damage Sequenced 284
247
Gene Transfer Genetic Chapter Review 295
260
Acquired Immunity 669
298
Acute Bacterial Meningitis Is a Rapidly
310
Foodborne and Chapter 23 Immune Disorders and AIDS 729
334
Chapter Review 367 Diseases
396
The Immune System Originates from Chapter 23 Immune Disorders
729
Cytotoxic T Cells Recognize MHCI Peptide Hypersensitivity 740 Type II Hypersensitivity Involves Antibody
740
Do Vaccines Have Dangerous The Human Immunodeficiency Virus HIV
755
Soilborne and Chapter 24 Antimicrobial Drugs
767
Photograph Acknowledgments
41
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