Discover the invisible world of microbiology and why it matters to human life
Known for its exceptional art program and a great conversational writing style, Robert Bauman’s Microbiology with Diseases by Taxonomy, 6th Edition, (PDF) consistently focuses on why microbiology matters, particularly in health care. The taxonomic organization of the disease chapters (Chapters 19—27) provides microbial Microbiology with Diseases by Taxonomy 6th edition diseases by type of pathogenic microbe, helping students identify shared characteristics among categories of microbes.
The 6th Edition presents a strengthened and revitalized pedagogical framework based on how students learn best. Checkpoints appear throughout the textbook and guide students to interactive versions of text features in Mastering Microbiology. The interactive features provide just-in-time remediation that assists fill skill gaps and give college students instant feedback on their progress with the material. New interactive concept maps offer opportunities for students to build their knowledge and can be assigned in Mastering Microbiology. To stress on how our understanding of microbiology is constantly expanding, the new edition blends cutting-edge microbiology research that is important for today’s students. New Research on Microbial metabolism is introduced in Chapter 5 along with recent findings on recombinant CRISPR technique and DNA technology are found in Chapter 8.