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Title Practical handbook of microbiology / edited by Emanuel Goldman, Lorrence H. Green
Edition 2nd ed
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xx, 853 pages) : illustrations
Contents Practical information and procedures for bacteriology -- Sterilization, disinfection, and antisepsis / Judith A. Challis -- Quantitation of microorganisms / Peter S. Lee -- Culturing and preserving microorganisms / Lorrence H. Green -- Stains for light microscopy / Stuart Chaskes -- Identification of gram-positive organisms / Peter M. Colaninno -- Identification of aerobic gram-negative bacteria / Donna J. Kohlerschmidt, Kimberlee A. Musser, and Nellie B. Dumas -- Plaque assay for bacteriophage / Emanuel Goldman -- Phage identification of bacteria / Catherine E.D. Rees and Martin J. Loessner -- Phage display and selection of protein ligands / Wlodek Mandecki and Emanuel Goldman -- Diagnostic medical microbiology / Lorrence H. Green -- Mechanisms of action of antimicrobial agents / Carmen E. DeMarco and Stephen A. Lerner -- Antibiotic susceptibility testing / Audrey Wanger -- Bacterial cell wall: morphology and biochemistry / Maxim Suvorov, Jed F. Fisher, and Shahriar Mobashery -- Bacterial cell breakage or lysis / Matthew E. Bahamonde -- Major culture collections and sources / Lorrence H. Green -- Epidemiological methods in microbiology / D. Ashley Robinson
Information on individual genus and species, and other topics -- Family enterobacteriaceae / J. Michael Janda and Sharon L. Abbott -- Genus pseudomonas / Norberto J. Palleroni -- Family Neisseriaceae / Yvonne A. Lue -- Microbiological and clinical aspects of the pathogenic spirochetes / Charles S. Pavia -- Genus Vibrio and related genera / Rita R. Colwell and Jongsik Chun -- Staphylococcus aureus and related staphylococci / Olaf Schneewind and Dominique Missiakas -- Genus Streptococcus / Vincent A. Fischetti and Patricia Ryan -- Genus Bacillus / Daniel R. Zeigler and John B. Perkins -- Genus Clostridium / Peter Dürre -- Genus Corynebacterium / Lothar Eggeling and Michael Bott -- Actinobacteria / Alan C. Ward and Nagamani Bora -- Family Rickettsiaceae / Abdu F. Azad, Magda Beier-Sexton, and Joseph J. Gillespie -- Chlamydia / Lourdes G. Bahamonde -- Mycoplasma and related organism / Meghan May, Robert F. Whitcomb, and Daniel R. Brown -- Genus Mycobacteria / Vincent J. LaBombardi -- Genus Legionella / Eva M. Campodonico and Craig R. Roy -- Genus Haemophilus / Elisabeth E. Adderson -- Genus Listeria / Sukhadeo Barbuddhe, Torsten Hain, and Trinad Chakraborty -- Genus Campylobacter / Collette Fitzgerald, Jean Whichard, and Patricia I. Fields
Genus Helicobacter / Ernestine M. Vellozzi and Edmund R. Giugliano -- Genus Yersinia / Susan E. Sharp -- Genus Bordatella / Trevor H. Stenson and Mark S. Peppler -- Other zoonotic bacteria / Sanjay K. Shukla and Steven Foley -- Other anaerobic bacteria: Bacteroides, Porphyromonas, Pervotella, Tannerella, and Fusobacterium / Joseph J. Zambon and Violet I. Haraszthy -- Introduction to Archaea / Sarah T. Gross -- Overview of biofilms and some key methods for their study / Irvin N. Hirshfield, Subit Barua, and Paramita Basu -- Introduction to Bacteriophages / Elizabeth Kutter and Emanuel Goldman -- Phage therapy: bacteriophages as natural, self-replicating antimicrobials / Elizabeth Kutter -- Introduction to parasites / Frederick L. Schuster -- Introduction to yeasts / David H. Pincus -- Introduction to virology / Ken S. Rosenthal -- Survey of selected clinical, commercial, and research-model eubacterial species / compiled by Emanuel Goldman
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Microbiology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Biology.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Microbiology.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Form Electronic book
Author Goldman, Emanuel.
Green, Lorrence H.
ISBN 9781420009330