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Instant Notes in Microbiology


Series: Instant Notes

By: J Nicklin, K Graeme-Cook and R Killington

330 pages, Figs, tabs

Taylor & Francis

Paperback | Dec 2006 | Edition: 3 | #157047 | ISBN: 0415390885
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About this book

Provides students with all of the key information needed to understand microbiology at first and second year level. It uses the highly successful `Instant Notes' approach of covering topics in a uniform, systematic format. Each topic begins with a summary of the essential facts - an ideal review checklist - followed by detailed explanations and clear, simple diagrams. The diagrams are particularly easy to understand and reproduce for essays and examinations.

Instant Notes in Microbiology is a compact and concise text offering a great introduction to the scientific world of microbiology. The Bulletin of the Royal College of Pathologists, July 2007


A. The Microbial Earth. B. Systematics. C. Microbiology. D. Microbial Growth. E. Microbial Metabolism. F. Bacterial DNA and RNA Metabolism. G. Applications. H. Human Bacterial Infections. I. Eukaryotic microbes: an overview. J. The fungi and related phyla. K. The Chlorophyta and Protista. L. The viruses.

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