This book covers all aspects of microbiology basic and applied, including medical, environmental, agricultural, and industrial. One primary emphasis is medical: two entire parts (Parts III and IV) of the book deal with microbial diseases. These follow a consideration of the basic science of microbiology (Part I) and a survey of the various kinds of microorganisms (Part II). Finally, we examine the way humans use microorganisms and the essential roles microorganisms play in Earth's ecology (Part V).

Key Features:-

  • Case histories, many of the photos and electron micrographs, and topics in the boxed features come f
  • Each case history is followed by bullet points called "Case Connections," that integrate the case ma
  • Early introduction and prominent coverage of newly emerging and reemerging diseases such as Anthrax,
  • Sharper Focus boxes give students greater detail when a topic calls for it.

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General Information  
PublisherCengage Learning India
BindingPaper Back
Publish YearJanuary 2009