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The authoritative text for introductory microbiology,Brock Biology of Microorganisms,12/e, continues its long tradition of impeccable scholarship, outstanding art and photos, and accuracy. It balances the most current coverage with the major classical and contemporary concepts essential for understanding microbiology. Now reorganized for greater flexibility and updated with new content, the authorsrs" clear, accessible writing style speaks to todayrs"s readers while maintaining the depth and precision they need.Microorganisms and Microbiology, A Brief Journey to the Microbial World, Chemistry of Cellular Components, Structure/Function in Bacteria and Archaea, Nutrition, Culture and Metabolism of Microorganisms, Microbial Growth, Essentials of Molecular Biology, Archael and Eukaryotic Molecular Biology, Regulation of Gene Expression, Overview of Viruses and Virology, Principles of Bacterial Genetics, Genetic Engineering, Microbial Genomics, Microbial Evolution and Systematics,Bacteria:The Proteobacteria,Bacteria:Gram-Positive and OtherBacteria,Archaea,Eukaryotic Microorganisms, Viral Diversity, Metabolic Diversity: Photography, Autotrophy, Chemlithotrophy, and Nitrogen Fixation, Metabolic Diversity: Catabolism of Organic Compounds, Methods in Microbial Ecology, Microbial Ecosystems, Nutrient Cycles, Bioremediation, and Symbioses, Industrial Microbiology, Biotechnology, Antimicrobial Agents and Pathogenicity, Microbial Interactions with Humans, Essentials of Immunology, Immunology in Host Defense and Disease, Molecular Immunology, Diagnostic and Microbiology and Immunology, Epidemiology, Person-to-Person Microbial Diseases, Vectorborne and Soilborne Diseases, Wastewater Treatment, Water Purification, and Waterborne Micriobial Diseases, Food Preservation and Foodborne Microbial Diseases.Intended for those interested in learning the basics of microbiology
Table of Contents
|Principles of Microbiology|
|Microorganisms and Microbiology|
|A Brief Journey to the Microbial World|
|Chemistry of Cellular Components|
|Cell Structure and Function in Bacteria and Archaea|
|Nutrition, Culture, and Metabolism of Microorganisms|
|Molecular Biology of Microorganisms|
|Essentials of Molecular Biology|
|Archaeal and Eukaryotic Molecular Biology|
|Regulation of Gene Expression|
|Overview of Viruses and Virology|
|Principles of Bacterial Genetics|
|Microbial Evolution and Systematics|
|Bacteria: The Proteobacteria|
|Bacteria: Gram-Positive and Other Bacteria|
|Eukaryotic Cell Biology and Eukaryotic Microorganisms|
|Metabolic Diversity and Microbial Ecology|
|Metabolic Diversity: Photography, Autotrophy, Chemolithotrophy, and Nitrogen Fixation|
|Metabolic Diversity: Catabolism of Organic Compounds|
|Methods in Microbial Ecology|
|Nutrient Cycles, Bioremediation, and Symbioses|
|Putting Microorganisms to Work|
|Antimicrobial Agents and Pathogenicity|
|Microbial Growth Control|
|Microbial Interactions with Humans|
|Essentials of Immunology|
|Immunology in Host Defense and Disease|
|Diagnostic Microbiology and Immunology|
|Person-to-Person Microbial Diseases|
|Vectorborne and Soilborne Microbial Diseases|
|Wastewater Treatment, Water Purification, and Waterborne Microbial Diseases|
|Food Preservation and Foodborne Microbial Diseases|
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