9780130819222

Brock's Biology of Microorganism

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    9780130819222

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    0130819220

  • Edition: 9th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/1/2000
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Summary

For majors courses in Introductory Microbiology in departments of biology and microbiology, and for upper-level non-majors courses in Microbiology.The authoritative text for introductory microbiology, Brock's Biology of Microorganisms continues its long tradition of impeccable scholarship, outstanding art, and accuracy. It balances the most current coverage with the major classical concepts essential for understanding the science. The authors' clear, accessible writing style speaks to today's students while maintaining the depth and precision science majors need.

Table of Contents

Preface xvi
CHAPTER 1 Microorganisms and Microbiology
1(28)
CHAPTER 2 Macromolecules
29(19)
CHAPTER 3 Cell Biology
48(54)
CHAPTER 4 Nutrition and Metabolism
102(33)
CHAPTER 5 Microbial Growth
135(28)
CHAPTER 6 Principles of Microbial Molecular Biology
163(49)
CHAPTER 7 Regulation of Gene Expression
212(24)
CHAPTER 8 Viruses
236(53)
CHAPTER 9 Microbial Genetics
289(54)
CHAPTER 10 Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology
343(41)
CHAPTER 11 Industrial Microbiology / Biocatalysis
384(38)
CHAPTER 12 Microbial Evolution and Systematics
422(31)
CHAPTER 13 Prokaryotic Diversity: Bacteria
453(92)
CHAPTER 14 Prokaryotic Diversity: The Archaea
545(28)
CHAPTER 15 Metabolic Diversity
573(69)
CHAPTER 16 Microbial Ecology
642(78)
CHAPTER 17 Eukaryotic Microorganisms
720(20)
CHAPTER 18 Microbial Growth Control
740(33)
CHAPTER 19 Host-Parasite Relationships
773(28)
CHAPTER 20 Concepts of Immunology
801(53)
CHAPTER 21 Clinical and Diagnostic Microbiology and Immunology
854(37)
CHAPTER 22 Epidemiology and Public Health Microbiology
891(31)
CHAPTER 23 Person-to-Person Microbial Diseases
922(34)
CHAPTER 24 Animal-Transmitted, Vectorborne, and Common-Source Microbial Diseases
956
APPENDIX 1 Energy Calculations in Microbial Bioenergetics A-1(4)
APPENDIX 2 Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology, Second Edition A-5
Glossary G-1
Index I-1

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