Cornelissen, Cynthia Nau.

Microbiology / Cynthia Nau Cornelissen, Bruce D. Fisher and Richard A. Harvey. - Third edition - x, 438 pages : illustration ; 28 cm. - Lippincott´s illustrated reviews .

Includes index.

Introduction to microbiology -- Normal flora -- Pathogenicity of microorganisms -- Diagnostic microbiology -- Vaccines and antibiotics -- Bacterial structure, growth, and metabolism -- Bacterial genetics -- Staphylococci -- Streptococci -- Gram-positive rods -- Neisseriae -- Gastrointestinal gram-negative rods -- Other gram-negative rods -- Clostridia and other anaerobic rods -- Spirochetes -- Mycoplasma -- Chlamydiae -- Mycobacteria and actinomycetes -- Rickettsiae -- Fungi -- Protozoa -- Helminths -- Introduction to the viruses -- Nonenveloped DNA viruses -- Enveloped DNA viruses -- Hepatitis B and hepatitis D (delta) viruses -- Positive-strand RNA viruses -- Retroviruses and AIDS -- Negative-strand RNA viruses -- Double-stranded RNA viruses: the reoviridae -- Unconventional infectious agents -- Quick review of clinically important microorganisms -- Disease summaries -- Illustrated case studies -- Review questions.


This edition enables rapid review and assimilation of large amounts of complex information about medical microbiology. The book has the hallmark features for which Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews volumes are so popular: an outline format, 450 full-color illustrations, end-of-chapter summaries, review questions, plus an entire section of clinical case studies with full-color illustrations.

9781609139995 1609139992


Microbial--World.
Microbiano--Mundo
Bacteria
Viruses

579 / C8141m 2013