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Journey to diverse microbial worlds

Journey to diverse microbial worlds

adaptation to exotic environments

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Published by Kluwer Academic in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Extreme environments -- Microbiology,
  • Adaptation (Physiology),
  • Environmental Microbiology,
  • Adaptation, Physiological

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

    Statementedited by Joseph Seckbach.
    SeriesCellular origin and life in extreme habitats -- v. 2.
    ContributionsSeckbach, J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR100.9 .J68 2000, QR100.9 .J68 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 410 p. :
    Number of Pages410
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18179225M
    ISBN 100792360206, 0792364066
    LC Control Number00034890

    The subtitle “A journey Into the Unseen World Around You” made me think this would, at least, be about microbes such as bacteria and fungi. Instead, over half of the book is about the middle aged author going back to college and taking “Ecology, Evolution, and Environmental Biology” at Columbia University/5(30). Poetry and Artist Books. Evidence. Early in my investigations for ITOC: Microbial Worlds, I was astonished to learn how ubiquitous and vital microbes are to the existence and expansion of life on Earth. It was a startling realization when I absorbed the fact that without microbes there would be no flora and fauna. We simply would not be here.

    Microbes, or microorganisms, are tiny living beings that cannot be seen by the naked eye. These little guys form one of the oldest living groups on Earth, and are extremely diverse in how they live and what they can do. They can live in many places, from the freezing iciness of glaciers to the boiling hot springs’ waters, to the insides of other organisms, like termites or humans.   The book also includes an entire chapter of case studies that focuses on differential diagnosis and management of microbial infections. Jawetz, Melnick & Adelberg’s Medical Microbiology, 26e introduces you to basic clinical microbiology through the fields of bacteriology, virology, mycology, and parasitology, giving you a thorough yet.

    journey that has shaped the modern world. The course is divided into three general areas of microbial impact: 1. The diversity of the microbial world. 2. The impact of microbes on human health. 3. The economic impact of microbial products and processes. Students will assess news media coverage of current issues in microbiology.   The Indian Himalayan region is particularly valuable in terms of providing both the extreme ‘cold’ and ‘hot’ sites for exploring microbial diversity. To the best of our knowledge this is the first report of microbial diversity associated with hot spring sites in the Uttaranchal Himalaya.


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