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Microbial Nutrition and Environment Outline Notes

By at September 20, 2012 | 6:54 am | 2 Comments

Microbiology Microbial Nutrition, Environment and Growth I. Nutrition – Taking in chemicals (nutrients) from the environment A. After being absorbed, the nutrients are used by the cell for growth and metabolism 1. Metabolism – all chemical reactions in the cell 2. Organic nutrients – carbon based such as lipids, proteins, carbohydrates 3. Inorganic more...

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Prokaryotes – Microbiology Outline Notes

By at September 19, 2012 | 9:10 am | 6 Comments

Microbiology Prokaryotes I. Prokaryotic cells - bacteria and archaea A. No nucleus or organelles 1.  Eukaryotes (animals, plants, fungi, protists) have a nucleus and organelles B. Structure of Bacteria 1. External Structures a. Appendages – flagella, pili, fimbriae b. Glycocalyx – capsule, slime layer 2. Cell Envelope a. Cell wall b. more...

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Tools and Methods – Microbiology outline notes

By at September 18, 2012 | 5:25 am | 3 Comments

Microbiology Tools and Methods I. Microscopes A. Compound microscope 1. 2 lens system – objective lens and ocular lens (eyepiece) 2. Real image – created by objective lens 3. Virtual image – image produced when ocular lens magnifies the real image; the virtual image is the one we see. B. Magnification – to make image appear larger. This is accomplished more...

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History of Microbiology – outline

By at September 17, 2012 | 8:07 am | 0 Comment

I. Microbiology A. Observe microscopic organisms (microbes) 1. Bacteria 2. Viruses 3. Fungi 4. Protozoa 5. Algae 6. Helminths (parasitic worms) B. Why is Microbiology important for you as a healthcare provider? 1. Understand infectious disease a. Ex) sterile technique, diagnostic, treatment, risk assessment, transmission, more...

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All About Influenza by Tabitha Short

By at April 5, 2012 | 6:10 am | 0 Comment

Influenza Virus or more generally known as “The Flu” has been a common nuisance for years. This virus can be as innocent as common cold symptoms or as dangerous as being fatal. The flu can be traced back 412 BC but through time there have been a growing number of types of influenza and treatments. There are three categories the virus is divided into; A, B, C. Type more...

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