Microbiology

Author: Nicholas P. Money
Editor: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199681686
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Describes the expansions of microbiology; it's methods, from traditional microscopy and laboratory culture to the latest genomic analysis.
Microbiology
Language: en
Pages: 122
Authors: Nicholas P. Money
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Describes the expansions of microbiology; it's methods, from traditional microscopy and laboratory culture to the latest genomic analysis.
Viruses
Language: en
Pages: 158
Authors: Dorothy H. Crawford
Categories: Medical virology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Viruses are big news. From pandemics such as HIV, swine flu, and SARS, we are constantly being bombarded with information about new lethal infections. In this Very Short Introduction, Dorothy Crawford demonstrates from their discovery and the unravelling of their intricate structures, how clever these entities really are.
Microbiology: A Very Short Introduction
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Nicholas P. Money
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-04 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

In recent decades we have come to realize that the microbial world is hugely diverse, and can be found in the most extreme environments. Fungi, single-celled protists, bacteria, archaea, and the vast array of viruses and sub-viral particles far outnumber plants and animals. Microbes, we now know, play a critical
Genomics
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: John M. Archibald
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-22 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Genomics has transformed the biological sciences. From epidemiology and medicine to evolution and forensics, the ability to determine an organism's complete genetic makeup has changed the way science is done and the questions that can be asked of it. Its most celebrated achievement was theHuman Genome Project, a technologically challenging
A Short History of Disease
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Sean Martin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-26 - Publisher: Oldcastle Books

Throughout history, disease has plagued human civilisations, claiming more lives than natural disasters and warfare combined. Now, in 2015, the world's response to the outbreak of Ebola in West Africa, which has caused widespread devastation since it was first reported in March 2014, is at the forefront of health discussions.