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Main Title Jawetz, Melnick & Adelberg's medical microbiology.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Brooks, George F.
Jawetz, Ernest.
Melnick, Joseph L.
Adelberg, Edward A.
Publisher McGraw-Hill Medical ; McGraw-Hill [distributor],
Year Published 2013
OCLC Number 820107053
ISBN 9780071790314; 0071790314; 9780071812924; 007181292X
Subjects Medical microbiology ; Diagnostic microbiology
Internet Access
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ELBM  QR46.J39 2013 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/06/2020 DISPERSAL
Edition 26th ed. /
Collation xi, 864 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Previous edition: Stamford, Conn.: Appleton & Lange, 2010. Includes index.
Contents Notes
The science of microbiology -- Cell structure -- Classification of bacteria -- The growth, survival, and death of microorganisms -- Cultivation of microorganisms -- Microbial metabolism -- Microbial genetics -- Immunology -- Pathogenesis of bacterial infection -- Normal human microbiota -- Spore-forming gram-positive bacilli: bacillus and clostridium species -- Aerobic non-spore- forming gram-positive bacilli: corynebacterium, listeria, erysipelothrix, actinomycetes, and related pathogens -- The staphylococci -- The streptococci, enterococci, and related genera -- Enteric gram-negative rods (enterobacteriaceae) -- Pseudomonads, acinetobacters, and uncommon gram-negative bacteria -- Vibrios, campylobacters, helicobacter, and associated bacteria -- Haemophilus, bordetella, brucella, and francisella -- Yersinia and pasteurella -- The neisseriae -- Infections caused by anaerobic bacteria -- Legionellae, bartonella, and unusual bacterial pathogens -- Mycobacteria -- Spirochetes and other spinal microorganisms -- Mycoplasmas and cell wall-defective bacteria -- Rickettsia and related genera -- Chlamydia spp. -- Antimicrobiol chemotherapy -- General properties of viruses -- Pathogenesis and control of viral diseases -- Parvoviruses -- Adenoviruses -- Herpesviruses -- Poxviruses -- Hepatitis viruses -- Picornaviruses (enterovirus and rhinovirus groups) -- Reoviruses, rotaviruses, and caliciviruses -- Arthropod-borne and rodent-borne viral diseases -- Orthomyxoviruses (influenza viruses) -- Paramyxoviruses and rubella virus -- Coronaviruses -- Rabies, slow virus infections, and prion diseases -- Human cancer viruses -- AIDS and lentiviruses -- Medical mycology -- Medical parasitology -- Principles of diagnostic medical microbiology -- Cases and clinical correlations. A comprehensive and authoritative text that discusses the roles microorganisms play in human health and illness, with important correlations in molecular mechanisms, chemotherapy, and prevention.