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This is a module from the Supersite, "DNA From the Beginning." This learning object shows animations of bacteria and... see more

A collection of images of parasites responsible for human disease. Images are organized alphabetically and cross... see more

Video of receptor mediated endocytosis  

This animation explores how certain bacteria form a protective spore coat and what conditions lead to this formation. 

This is the section of Microbe World devoted to fungi. MicrobeWorld is an online community for sharing the latest news,... see more

This is a chapter of the larger site "DNA from the beginning". This section discusses the discovery of mechanisms by... see more

The Gonochek-II test is used diagnostically to identify the pathogenic Neisseria species (N. gonorrhoeae and N.... see more

This module provides a description of gram staining including the purpose, the mechanism, the components, the methods and... see more

Only the influenza Type-A virus is capable of what is known as antigenic shift. The current flu in circulation is an... see more

A beautiful interactive animation of the infection cycle of Herpesvirus.

AIDS is caused by HIV, the human immunodeficiency virus. This animation provides information as to where the virus... see more

THis animation discusses the various host defenses to foreign invaders and also shows what makes up the immune system. 

This animation follows the progression of antibiotic resistance. As mutations happen, they are passed to the next... see more

This site provides a summary video of how the infectious agent prion (proteinaceous infectious particle) arises and how... see more

A 10 minuite long video which shows how to do a simple transformation lab for microbiology students

This website (http://www.iecology.net/) is dedicated to providing users with multi-media content to experience ecological... see more

This narrated animation describes how Influenza A is transmitted from person to person, what it is composed of, and how... see more

This video provides a practical demonstration on how to work with 16S rRNA pyrosequencing datasets using the RDP pipeline... see more

This podcast discusses the basic components of a scientific research paper. It also includes some tips on how to evaluate... see more

Conventionally antibiotics were revealed by screening. This animation will concentrate on this method and how natural... see more

The Kirby-Bauer disc diffusion method is one of several standard methods used to measure susceptibility of bacterial... see more

The latex agglutination technique is used to distinguish Streptococcus species from one another based on the Lancefield... see more

List of bacterial names with standing nomenclature

HIV destroys cells within the immune system, causing the body to be susceptible to a multitude of diseases and... see more