First Published in 1988, this book offers a full, comprehensive guide into microbiology of Chlamydia and its relationship with our bodies. Carefully compiled and filled with a vast repertoire of notes, pictures, and references this book serves as a useful reference for Students of Medicine, and other practitioners in their respective fields.
Table of Contents
CHLAMYDIA AS ORGANISMS. 1. Characteristics of Chlamydiae. 2. Structural Characteristics of Chlamydial Bodies. 3. Macromolecular and Antigenic Composition of Chlamydiae. 4. The Chlamydial Developmental Cycle. 5. Metabolism of Chlamydia. 6. Chlamydial Genetics. 7. Host Cell Relationships. CHLAMYDIA AS PATHOGENS. 8. Overview of Human Diseases. 9. Overview of Animal Diseases Induced by Chlamydial Infection. 10. Host Response. 11. Stimulation of Immune Response. 12. Role of the Immune Response. Index.
Almen L. Barron