Textbook of Microbiology & Immunology

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Elsevier India, 2009 - 700 pages
This book provides an up-to-date information on microbial diseases which is an emerging health problem world over.This book presents a comprehensive coverage of basic and clinical microbiology, including immunology, bacteriology, virology, and mycology, in a clear and succinct manner.The text includes morphological features and identification of each organism along with the pathogenesis of diseases, clinical manifestations, diagnostic laboratory tests, treatment, and prevention and control of resulting infections along with most recent advances in the field.

About the Author : - Subhash Chandra Parija, MD, PhD, DSc, FRCPath, is Director-Professor and Head, Department of Microbiology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research(JIPMER), Pondicherry, India. Professor Parija, author of more than 200 research publications and 5 textbooks, is the recipient of more than 20 National and International Awards including the most prestigious Dr BC Roy National Award of the Medical Council of India for his immense contribution in the field of Medical Microbiology.
 

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Answered my confusions about ELISA. :)

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This book is a GOOD source of information for microbiology students...But , it would be more beneficial if the procedure of different cultural methods is given in detail...Thanku

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Contents

Identification of Bacteria
5
Morphology and Physiology of Bacteria
13
Parvoviruses
59
Sterilization and Disinfection
64
IMMUNOLOGY
92
Complement System
120
Structure and Function
126
38
179
22
445
Bacteriophages
478
Clostridium
480
Pathogenesis of Viral Infections
509
Picornavirus
517
Introduction
544
Rhabdoviruses
551
Human Immunodeficiency Virus
582

Staphylococcus
181
Culture Media
218
Introduction
260
Pneumococcus
279
Yersinia pseudotuberculosis
305
Bordetella and Francisella
345
Brucella
352
513
443
557
608
Ingredients of Culture Media
619
631
662
557
676
Mycobacterium leprae
678
Nonsporing Anaerobes
681
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