ISBN-10:
0895828723
ISBN-13:
9780895828729
Pub. Date:
01/17/2011
Publisher:
Morton Publishing Company
Photographic Atlas for the Microbiology Laboratory / Edition 4

Photographic Atlas for the Microbiology Laboratory / Edition 4

by MICHAEL LEBOFFE
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Overview

This full-color atlas is intended to act as a supplement to introductory microbiology laboratory manuals. It is not designed to replace them, nor is it intended to replace actual performance of the techniques. Rather, the photographs are supplied to help with the interpretation of results. The third edition of the Photographic Atlas for the Microbiology Laboratory is one of the best selling microbiology books in the higher education market. The authors have built on the success of this book by making significant improvements for the new edition. Some of the changes for the fourth edition include:
• A new art program designed to increase student understanding of important concepts
• A new "Introduction" chapter provides context and background information for the new microbiology student
• Re-organized content to reflect the "process" a working microbiologist would follow to identify an unknown organism
• Three new chapters covering the three domains: Bacteria, Archaea, and Eukarya
• New photographs, re-scanned and or re-imaged photos and new photomicrographs that match more closely what students are likely to observe in the laboratory
• A complete redesign that should allow the student to better access the material This atlas can accompany and augment any Microbiology textbook. It is designed to be of particular value to students in a laboratory situation and could either accompany a laboratory manual or, in certain courses, it could be used in conjunction with Exercises for the Microbiology Laboratory, Fourth Edition. to provide students with a full-color, affordably priced lab manual.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780895828729
Publisher: Morton Publishing Company
Publication date: 01/17/2011
Edition description: New Edition
Product dimensions: 8.90(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Body Organization
Chapter 2: Cells
Chapter 3: Histology
Chapter 4: Integumentary System
Chapter 5: Skeletal System: Axial Portion
Chapter 6: Skeletal System: Appendicular Portion
Chapter 7: Articulations
Chapter 8: Muscular System
Chapter 9: Nervous System
Chapter 10: Endocrine System
Chapter 11: Sensory Organs
Chapter 12: Circulatory System
Chapter 13: Lymphatic System
Chapter 14: Respiratory System
Chapter 15: Digestive System
Chapter 16: Urinary System
Chapter 17: Reproductive System
Chapter 18: Developmental Biology
Chapter 19: Cat Dissection
Chapter 20: Fetal Pig Dissection
Chapter 21: Rat Dissection
Appendix A: Glossary of Prefixes and Suffixes
Appendix B: Glossary of Terms
Index

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Said paperback in the description and but it's actually a looseleaf (I actually had ordered from Amazon and was the same problem, so I returned amazon and bought it here because it was supposed to be paperback book, a regular book). Those looseleaf books are horrible. Terrible idea. The description is misleading and the time to wait was VERY long and now when I finally get it it's looseleaf). They should relabel this product because it is and stop actually selling looseleaf and replace free of charge for a paperback with next day delivery. I am very disappointed at the website, time it took to ship, no member discount and terrible customer service.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Said paperback in the description and I was thinking that it was going to be a normal paperback book but it's actually a looseleaf (which was why I cancelled my other order on another website, so I don't get a looseleaf). They should relabel this product because it is looseleaf. I am very disappointed.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
They sent me the wrong order and I've waited days for this! Disappointed.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
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