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Microbiology laboratory manual : principles and applications

Author: Stephen A Norrell; Karen E Messley
Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is our briefest, least expensive micro manual. It is an ideal companion to Black and focuses on realistic applications.

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Genre/Form: Laboratory Manuals
Laboratory manuals
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen A Norrell; Karen E Messley
ISBN: 0132553732 9780132553735
OCLC Number: 37043208
Description: xii, 302, A-2, B-5, C-3 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Laboratory safety procedures --
Section I. Microscopic technique : Introduction to microscopy ; Preparation of smears, simple stains, and wet mounts ; Differential straining procedures: gram stain, acid-fast stain, metachromatic-granule stain ; Additional differential staining procedures: demonstration of bacterial cytology ; Calibration of the microscope ; Cell dimensions: measurement of cell size --
Section II. Microbial diversity : Survey of microorganisms --
Section III. Microbial cultivation techniques : Isolation techniques ; Oxygen requirements of microorganisms ; Physical growth requirements ; Selective and differential media ; Physiological characteristics of bacteria: carbohydrate metabolism ; Physiologic characteristics of bacteria: reactions of nitrogen metabolism ; Physiologic characteristics of bacteria: miscellaneous reactions --
Section IV. Identification techniques : Development and use of diagnostic keys ; Use of diagnostic keys: bacterial unknowns ; Rapid diagnostic tests: profile analysis --
Section V. Microbial growth : Microbial population counts: microscopic counting methods ; Microbial population counts: viable cell counts ; Spectrophotometric methods --
Section VI. Microbial control : Physical control methods ; UV light as an antimicrobial agent ; Assay of antimicrobial agents: disc-diffusion methods ; Assay of antimicrobial agents: use-dilution methods ; Antibiotic sensitivity testing: the Kirby-Bauer procedure ; Detection of mutant strains of bacteria --
Section VII. Clinical microbiology : Epidemiology ; Serological reactions ; The collection and transport of clinical specimen ; Throat cultures ; Urinary tract cultures ; Gastrointestinal tract cultures ; Lactobacillus activity in saliva --
Section VIII. Virology : Viral population counts: plaque counting and plaque morphology --
Section IX. Applied microbiology : Food microbiology ; Water analysis: standard methods and membrane filter techniques --
Appendices : A. Cultures used ; B. Media, stains, reagents, and supplies ; C. References.
Responsibility: Stephen A. Norrell, Karen E. Messley.

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