MICROBIOLOGY: PHOTOGRAPHIC VOIR 30380 532732

Series
Benjamin Cummin
Author
Steven K. Alexander / Dennis Strete  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
1
Language
English
Total pages
208
Pub.-date
July 2000
ISBN13
9780805327328
ISBN
0805327320
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Description

Tailored for the introductory microbiology laboratory course, the book features approximately 400 color photographs that demonstrate the results of laboratory procedures and show the morphology of important microorganisms. The photographs demonstrate the unique characteristics of common microorganisms and also their appearance after various stains and tests. Many of the photographs are labeled to point out important structures. The clearly written descriptions accompanying the photos helps students understand and, in some cases, achieve the results depicted in the photographs. The Atlas is appropriate for both majors and non-majors.

Features

  • Each laboratory procedure has the following sections: a Purpose and Procedure Summary, Tips for Success, and Expected Results. Pg.___
  • Comprehensive but concise; easy to use.
  • Key terms bolded.

Table of Contents



 1. Microscopes and Their Use in the Study of Cells and Viruses.


 2. Microscopic Observation of Bacteria, Fungi, and Protozoa.


 3. Staining Bacteria.


 4. Cultivation of Bacteria and Fungi.


 5. Biochemical Tests for the Identification of Bacteria.


 6. Bacterial Identification Methods.


 7. Evaluating Antibacterial Chemical Agents.


 8. Soil and Water Microbiology.


 9. Survey of Microbial Pathogens.


10. Arthropod Vectors of Human Diseases.


11. Multicellular Parasites.


12. Clinical Applications of Host Responses to Infection.


Index.