• Science

Microbiology

An Introduction
Author: Gerard J. Tortora,Berdell R. Funke,Christine L. Case
Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780321733603
Category: Science
Page: 818
View: 7288
Microbiology: An Introduction helps you see the connection between human health and microbiology.

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Microbiology: Laboratory Theory and Application


Author: Michael J. Leboffe,Burton E. Pierce
Publisher: Morton Publishing Company
ISBN: 1617314188
Category: Science
Page: 896
View: 8877
Designed for major and non-major students taking an introductory level microbiology lab course. Whether your course caters to pre-health professional students, microbiology majors or pre-med students, everything they need for a thorough introduction to the subject of microbiology is right here.

    • Microbiology

Study Guide for Microbiology

An Introduction
Author: Gerard J. Tortora,Berdell R. Funke,Christine Case
Publisher: Pearson Education
ISBN: 9780805376203
Category: Microbiology
Page: 340
View: 3253
by Berdell R. Funke. Students can master key concepts and earn a better grade with the help of the clear, concise writing and creative and thought-provoking exercises found in this study guide. Revised for the Eighth Edition, the study guide includes concise explanations of key concepts, definitions of important terms, art labeling exercises, critical thinking problems, and a variety of self-test questions with answers.

    • Science

Laboratory Experiments in Microbiology


Author: Ted R. Johnson,Christine L. Case
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 0134024486
Category: Science
Page: 496
View: 6569
This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For general microbiology laboratory courses. Containing 57 thoroughly class-tested and easily customizable exercises, Laboratory Experiments in Microbiology, Eleventh Edition, provides engaging labs with instruction on performing basic microbiology techniques and applications for undergraduate students in diverse areas, including the biological sciences, allied health sciences, agriculture, environmental science, nutrition, pharmacy, and various pre-professional programs. The perfect companion to Tortora/Funke/Case’s Microbiology: An Introduction or any introductory microbiology text, the Eleventh Edition features fourteen new Part-opening Case Studiesthat introduce students to a real world scenario or health-oriented case that connects the lab exercises to an engaging, familiar context. Updates to the new ASM BSL-2 safety lab protocol enhance flexibility and customization options for the instructor. MasteringMicrobiology’s newly updated prelab quizzes along with MicroLab Tutors and Lab Technique Videos ensure students arrive prepared for each lab and provide additional review opportunities.

    • Science

Study Guide for Microbiology

An Introduction
Author: Gerard J. Tortora,Berdell R. Funke,Christine L. Case
Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780321802996
Category: Science
Page: 320
View: 7644
Students can master key concepts and earn a better grade with the help of the clear, concise writing and creative, thought-provoking exercises found in this Study Guide, written by Berdell Funke, one of the textbook authors. Revised to correspond with changes in the Eleventh Edition, the Study Guide includes concise explanations of key concepts, definitions of important terms, art labeling exercises, critical thinking problems, and a variety of self-test questions with answers.

    • Microbiology

Microbiology

An Introduction
Author: Gerard J. Tortora,Berdell R. Funke,Christine L. Case
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780321189622
Category: Microbiology
Page: 898
View: 6632
Every student package automatically includes a CD-ROM containing the Microbiology Place website, along with an access code for the Microbiology Place website. Students and instructors continue to make Microbiology: An Introduction the No. 1 selling non-majors microbiology text, praising its careful balance of microbiology concepts and applications, proven art that teaches, and its straightforward presentation of complex topics. For the Eighth Edition, this successful formula has been refined with updated research, applications, and links to an enhanced Microbiology Place Website/CD-ROM. Supported by a powerful new Art and Photo CD-ROM for instructors, this new edition provides the most current coverage, technology, and applications for microbiology students.

    • Science

Alcamo's Fundamentals of Microbiology: Body Systems


Author: Glendale Community College Jeffrey C Pommerville,Jeffrey Pommerville
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449605958
Category: Science
Page: 944
View: 2228
Ideal for allied health and pre-nursing students, Alcamo s Fundamentals of Microbiology: Body Systems, Second Edition, retains the engaging, student-friendly style and active learning approach for which award-winning author and educator Jeffrey Pommerville is known. Thoroughly revised and updated, the Second Edition presents diseases, complete with new content on recent discoveries, in a manner that is directly applicable to students and organized by body system. A captivating art program includes more than 150 newly added and revised figures and tables, while new feature boxes, Textbook Cases, serve to better illuminate key concepts. Pommerville's acclaimed learning design format enlightens and engages students right from the start, and new chapter conclusions round out each chapter, leaving readers with a clear understanding of key concepts."

    • Medical

Textbook of Diagnostic Microbiology


Author: Connie R. Mahon,Donald C. Lehman,George Manuselis Jr.
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323292623
Category: Medical
Page: 1096
View: 3824
Providing a reader-friendly "building-block" approach to the essentials of diagnostic microbiology, this accessible, full-color text helps you develop the problem-solving skills necessary for success in the clinical setting. This updated edition has new content on nanomedicine and HIV/AIDS and the immunocompromised patient, including the latest information on prevention, treatment modalities, and CDC guidelines. Updated photos offer new examples of automated lab instruments, while case studies, review questions, and learning objectives present information in an easy-to-learn way. A building-block approach encourages you to use previously learned information to sharpen your critical-thinking and problem-solving skills. Full-color design, with many full-color photomicrographs, prepares you for the reality of diagnostic microbiology. Learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter supply you with a measurable outcome to achieve by completing the material. A case study at the beginning of each chapter provides you with the opportunity to form your own questions and answers through discussion points. Issues to Consider boxes encourage you to analyze important points. Bolded key terms at the beginning of each chapter equip you with a list of the most important and relevant terms in each chapter. Points to Remember sections at the end of each chapter identify key concepts in a quick-reference, bulleted format. Hands-on procedures describe exactly what takes place in the micro lab, making content more interesting and relevant. Learning assessment questions at the conclusion of each chapter allow you to evaluate how well you have mastered material. Agents of bioterrorism chapter furnishes you with the most current information about this hot topic. Glossary of key terms at the end of the book supplies you with a quick reference for looking up definitions. NEW! Nanomedicine and HIV/AIDS and the immunocompromised patient content supplies you with the latest information on prevention, treatment modalities, and CDC guidelines. NEW! Updated photos familiarize you with the equipment you’ll use in the lab. NEW! Case Checks throughout each chapter tie content to case studies for improved understanding. NEW! An editable and printable lab manual provides additional opportunities to learn course content using real-life scenarios with questions to reinforce concepts. Review questions for each learning objective help you learn to think critically about the information in each chapter, enhancing your comprehension and retention of material.

    • Medical

Hugo and Russell's Pharmaceutical Microbiology


Author: Stephen P. Denyer,Norman A. Hodges,Sean P. Gorman,Brendan F. Gilmore
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118293827
Category: Medical
Page: 456
View: 1048
Pharmaceutical microbiology has a bearing on all aspects of pharmacy, from the manufacture and quality control of pharmaceutical products through to an understanding of the mode of action of antibiotics. Fully revised and restructured, drawing on the contributions of subject experts, and including material relevant to the European curricula in pharmacy, the eighth edition covers: biology of micro-organisms pathogens and host response prescribing therapeutics contamination and infection control pharmaceutical production current trends and new directions Hugo and Russell’s Pharmaceutical Microbiology, a standard text for Schools of Pharmacy for seven editions, continues to be a user-friendly and authoritative guide for both students and practitioners of pharmacy and pharmaceutical microbiology. 'Highly Commended' in the Pharmacology section of the 2012 BMA Book Awards

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A Photographic Atlas for the Microbiology Laboratory


Author: Michael J. Leboffe,Burton E. Pierce
Publisher: Morton Publishing Company
ISBN: 1617310077
Category: Science
Page: 264
View: 7724
Intended to act as a supplement to introductory microbiology laboratory manuals. This full-color atlas can also be used in conjunction with your own custom laboratory manual.

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Fundamentals of Microbiology


Author: Jeffrey Pommerville
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 1284146804
Category: Science
Page: 944
View: 2307
Pommerville’s Fundamentals of Microbiology, Eleventh Edition makes the difficult yet essential concepts of microbiology accessible and engaging for students’ initial introduction to this exciting science.

    • Technology & Engineering

Scientific Farm Animal Production

An Introduction to Animal Science
Author: Robert Ellis Taylor,Thomas Gordon Field
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780130481702
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 764
View: 9136
For freshman-level introductory Animal Science courses, including Livestock Management. The eighth edition of this highly-acclaimed, best-selling text gives an overview of the biological principles applicable to the Animal Sciences, with chapters on reproduction, genetics, nutrition, lactation, consumer products, and more. It covers the breeding, feeding, and management of beef cattle, dairy cattle, horses, sheep, swine, poultry, goats, and aquaculture. It highlights the significant biological principles, scientific relationships, and management practices in a condensed but informative manner. Basic and sufficiently simple for the urban student with limited livestock experience, Scientific Farm Animal Production is still challenging for the student who has a livestock production background.

    • Technology & Engineering

Brewing Microbiology

Managing Microbes, Ensuring Quality and Valorising Waste
Author: Annie Hill
Publisher: Woodhead Publishing
ISBN: 1782423494
Category: Technology & Engineering
Page: 506
View: 3456
Brewing Microbiology discusses the microbes that are essential to successful beer production and processing, and the ways they can pose hazards in terms of spoilage and sensory quality. The text examines the properties and management of these microorganisms in brewing, along with tactics for reducing spoilage and optimizing beer quality. It opens with an introduction to beer microbiology, covering yeast properties and management, and then delves into a review of spoilage bacteria and other contaminants and tactics to reduce microbial spoilage. Final sections explore the impact of microbiology on the sensory quality of beer and the safe management and valorisation of brewing waste. Examines key developments in brewing microbiology, discussing the microbes that are essential for successful beer production and processing Covers spoilage bacteria, yeasts, sensory quality, and microbiological waste management Focuses on developments in industry and academia, bringing together leading experts in the field

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Foundations in Microbiology


Author: Kathleen Park Talaro
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
ISBN: 0077732472
Category: Science
Page: 928
View: 6320
Talaro/Chess: Foundations in Microbiology is an allied health microbiology text for non-science majors with a taxonomic approach to the disease chapters. It offers an engaging and accessible writing style through the use of tools such as case studies and analogies to thoroughly explain difficult microbiology concepts. The newest of these features includes the Secret World of Microbes and Quick Search. We are so excited to offer a robust learning program with student-focused learning activities, allowing the student to manage their learning while you easily manage their assessment. Revised art and updated photos help concepts stand out. Detailed reports show how your assignments measure various learning objectives from the book (or input your own!), levels of Bloom's Taxonomy or other categories, and how your students are doing. The Talaro Learning program will save you time while improving your students success in this course.

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Microbiology

A Laboratory Manual
Author: James Cappuccino,Natalie Sherman
Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780321863669
Category: Science
Page: 560
View: 5495
This edition features the exact same content as the traditional text in a convenient, three-hole-punched, loose-leaf version. Books a la Carte also offer a great value for your students--this format costs 35% less than a new textbook. Versatile, comprehensive, and clearly written, this competitively priced laboratory manual can be used with any undergraduate microbiology text--and now features brief clinical applications for each experiment, and a new experiment on hand washing. Microbiology: A Laboratory Manual is known for its thorough coverage, descriptive and straightforward procedures, and minimal equipment requirements. A broad range of experiments helps to convey basic principles and techniques. Each experiment includes an overview, an in-depth discussion of the principle involved, easy-to-follow procedures, and lab reports with review and critical thinking questions. Ample introductory material and laboratory safety instructions are provided.

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Microbiology: Pearson New International Edition

An Introduction
Author: Gerard J. Tortora,Berdell R. Funke,Christine L. Case
Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed
ISBN: 1292038691
Category: Science
Page: 984
View: 3443
Were you looking for the book with access to MasteringMicrobiology? This product is the book alone, and does NOT come with access to MasteringMicrobiology. Buy the book and access card package to save money on this resource. This #1 selling non-majors microbiology textbook is praised for its straightforward presentation of complex topics, careful balance of concepts and applications, and proven art that teaches. In its Eleventh Edition, Tortora, Funke, and Case’s Microbiology: An Introduction helps students make the connection between microbiology and human health. This edition continues to incorporate the latest in microbiology research and includes more features designed to engage students and promote critical thinking. With the complex and extensive information presented in introductory microbiology courses, demonstrating the connections between processes students can’t see with their naked eye and diseases they will encounter in future careers can be challenging. Microbiology: An Introduction guides students through the process of disease diagnosis, aided by the practical application of the new Clinical Cases that are integrated through every textbook chapter. This package contains: Microbiology: An Introduction, Eleventh Edition

    • Art

Perceiving the Arts

An Introduction to the Humanities, Books a la Carte Edition
Author: Dennis J. Sporre
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 9780205980475
Category: Art
Page: 264
View: 7363
"Provides an introductory, straight-forward, and response-oriented overview of the arts " "Perceiving the Arts "presents the basic formal, technical, experiential, and contextual qualities of the arts in a brief, clear, and factual manner. Students will develop confidence in approaching the arts and will gain skills that encourage life-long artistic and cultural engagement. Intended to provide a basic overview of the major artistic disciplines - drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture, architecture, music, theatre, cinema, dance, and literature - the book teaches readers what to look and listen for in the humanities. MyArtsLab is an integral part of the Sporre program. Engaging activities and assessment are part of a teaching and learning system that helps students gain a broader understanding of arts and cultures. With MyArtsLab, students can explore in-depth analyses of relevant artwork, architecture, artistic techniques, and more. NOTE: MyArtsLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase the text with MyArtsLab, order the package ISBN: 0205991610 / 9780205991617 Perceiving the Arts Plus NEW MyArtsLab with Pearson eText -- Access Card PackagePackage consists of: 0205206565 / 9780205206568 NEW MyArtsLab with Pearson eText -- Valuepack Access Card020599511X / 9780205995110 Perceiving the Arts: An Introduction to the Humanities

    • Microbiology

Prescott's Microbiology


Author: Joanne M. Willey,Linda M. Sherwood,Christopher J. Woolverton
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9789813151260
Category: Microbiology
Page: 980
View: 5686
This edition of Microbiology provides a balanced, comprehensive introduction to all major areas of microbiology. The text is appropriate for students preparing for careers in medicine, dentistry, nursing and allied health, as well as research, teaching and industry.

    • Medical

Molecular Microbiology

Diagnostic Principles and Practice
Author: David H. Persing,Fred C. Tenover,Melissa B. Miller,Randall T. Hayden
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9781555819088
Category: Medical
Page: 835
View: 2795
Presents the latest molecular diagnostic techniques to support clinical care and basic and clinical research. Encapsulates the current state of the science and points to new avenues for research that will broaden the application and usefulness of molecular diagnostics.

    • Performing Arts

Film Art: An Introduction


Author: Kristin Thompson,David Bordwell
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN: 9781259534959
Category: Performing Arts
Page: 544
View: 3595
Connect is the only integrated learning system that empowers students by continuously adapting to deliver precisely what they need, when they need it, and how they need it, so that your class time is more engaging and effective. Film is an art form with a language and an aesthetic all its own. Since 1979, David Bordwell and Kristin Thompson's Film Art has been the best-selling and most widely respected introduction to the analysis of cinema. Taking a skills-centered approach supported by examples from many periods and countries, the authors help students develop a core set of analytical skills that will enrich their understanding of any film, in any genre. In-depth examples deepen students' appreciation for how creative choices by filmmakers affect what viewers experience and how they respond. Film Art is generously illustrated with more than 1,000 frame enlargements taken directly from completed films, providing concrete illustrations of key concepts. Along with updated examples and expanded coverage of digital filmmaking, the tenth edition also offers Connect for Film Art, a digital solution that includes multimedia tutorials along with web-based assignment and assessment tools.