9780072318784

Microbiology : A Human Perspective

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    9780072318784

  • ISBN10:

    0072318783

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 12/1/2000
  • Publisher: MCG
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Table of Contents

PART ONE LIFE AND DEATH OF MICROORGANISMS
Humans and the Microbial World
1(18)
The Molecules of Life
19(24)
Microscopy and Cell Structure
43(44)
Dynamics of Prokaryotic Growth
87(26)
Control of Microbial Growth
113(20)
Metabolism: Fueling Cell Growth
133(34)
The Blueprint of Life, from DNA to Protein
167(24)
Bacterial Genetics
191(30)
Biotechnology and Recombinant DNA
221(24)
PART TWO THE MICROBIAL WORLD
Classification and Identification of Prokaryotes
245(22)
The Diversity of Prokaryotic Organisms
267(32)
The Eukaryotic Members of the Microbial World
299(24)
Viruses of Bacteria
323(18)
Viruses of Animals and Plants
341(28)
PART THREE MICROORGANISMS AND HUMANS
Nonspecific Immunity
369(20)
Specific Immunity
389(24)
Applications of Immune Responses
413(20)
Immunologic Disorders
433(18)
Host-Microbe Interactions
451(22)
Epidemiology
473(22)
Antimicrobial Medications
495(26)
PART FOUR INFECTIOUS DISEASES
Skin Infections
521(28)
Respiratory System Infections
549(36)
Alimentary System Infections
585(48)
Genitourinary Infections
633(32)
Nervous System Infections
665(26)
Wound Infections
691(24)
Blood and Lymphatic Infections
715(25)
HIV Disease and Complications of Immunodeficiency
740(27)
PART FIVE APPLIED MICROBIOLOGY
Environmental Microbiology
767(20)
Water and Waste Treatment
787(16)
Food Microbiology
803

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