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BIOS Instant Notes in Microbiology

4th Edition

By Simon Baker, Jane Nicklin, Caroline Griffiths

Taylor & Francis

360 pages | 153 B/W Illus.

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Paperback: 9780415607704
pub: 2011-03-16
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BIOS Instant Notes in Microbiology, Fourth Edition, is the perfect text for undergraduates looking for a concise introduction to the subject, or a study guide to use before examinations. Each topic begins with a summary of essential facts-an ideal revision checklist-followed by a description of the subject that focuses on core information, with clear, simple diagrams that are easy for students to understand and recall in essays and exams.  

BIOS Instant Notes in Microbiology, Fourth Edition, is fully up-to-date and covers:

  • The Microbial World
  • Systematics
  • Microbiology
  • Microbial Growth
  • Microbial Metabolism
  • Prokaryotic DNA and RNA Metabolism
  • Industrial Microbiology
  • Eukaryotic Microbes: An Overview
  • The Fungi and Related Phyla
  • Archaeplastida, Excavata, Chromalveolata and Amoebozoa
  • The Viruses

Table of Contents

A. The microbial world B. Systematics C. Microbiology D. Microbial Growth E. Microbial Metabolism F. Prokaryotic DNA and RNA metabolism G. Industrial Microbiology H. Eukaryotic microbes: an overview I. The fungi and related phyla J. Archaeplastida, Excavata, Chromalveolata and Amoebozoa K. The viruses

About the Series

Instant Notes

The Instant Notes series provides concise coverage of each subject, providing easy access to essential information. Each book:

  • focuses on core information
  • enables the reader to grasp the subject quickly and easily
  • offers a structural approach to learning
  • provides the essential facts with detailed explanations and clear illustrations.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Cytology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Microbiology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Molecular Biology