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Cases in Clinical Microbiology

Cases in Clinical Microbiology

This programme has been devised as a supplement to the current course in Microbiology (taught as part of Human Biology III). The purpose is to provide additional clinical context to the basic scientific content of the course. It includes graphics, microscopic images, and case studies. Microbiology is the study of microorganisms, which are unicellular or cell-cluster microscopic organisms. This includes eukaryotes such as fungi and protists, and prokaryotes, which are bacteria and archaea. Viruses, though not strictly classed as living organisms, are also studied. In short; microbiology refers to the study of life and organisms that are too small to be seen with the naked eye. Microbiology is a broad term which includes virology, mycology, parasitology, bacteriology and other branches.... Show More

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