Alcamo's fundamentals of microbiology / Jeffrey C. Pommerville.
Contributor(s): Alcamo, I. Edward.Material type: BookPublisher: Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers,2007. Edition: 8th ed.Description: 1v.(various pagings) : Col. ill. ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9780763737627 (alk. paper).Other title: Fundamentals of microbiology.Subject(s): Microbiology | Medical microbiology | MicrobiologyDDC classification: 579 Online resources: Table of contents only
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Microbiology: then and now -- The chemical building blocks of life -- Basic concepts of microbiology -- Prokaryotic structure -- Prokaryotic growth and metabolism -- Control of prokaryotic growth -- Prokaryotic genetics and genomics -- Gene transfer, genetic engineering, and genomics -- Airborne bacterial diseases -- Foodborne and waterborne bacterial diseases -- Soilborne and arthropodborne bacterial diseases -- Sexually transmitted, contact, and miscellaneous bacterial diseases -- Viruses and eukaryotic microorganisms -- Viral infections of the respiratory tract and skin -- Viral infections of the blood and the lymphatic system, and gastrointestinal and nervous systems -- Eukaryotic microorganisms: the fungi -- Eukaryotic microorganisms: the parasites -- Infection and disease -- Resistance and the immune system: innate immunity -- Resistance and the immune system: acquired immunity -- Immunity and serology -- Immune disorders -- Physical and chemical control of microorganisms -- Chemotherapeutic agents and antibiotics -- Microbiology of foods -- Environmental microbiology -- Industrial microbiology and biotechnology.