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30 terms
Microbiology
microbiology
microorganisms
virus
bacteria
the study of microbes
A simple form of life, commonly made up of a single cell and…
A microorganism smaller than the smallest bacterium that has…
A single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-sha…
microbiology
the study of microbes
microorganisms
A simple form of life, commonly made up of a single cell and…
10 terms
Microbiology
vector
infectious disease
virus
bacteria
An animal that transmits disease. For example a mosquito:mala…
A disease that is caused by a pathogen and that can be spread…
A tiny, nonliving particle that invades and then reproduces i…
-Prokaryote
vector
An animal that transmits disease. For example a mosquito:mala…
infectious disease
A disease that is caused by a pathogen and that can be spread…
29 terms
Microbiology
Microbiology
Lyme's Disease
Influenza
West Nile
the branch of science that deals with microorganisms
bacteria
virus
virus
Microbiology
the branch of science that deals with microorganisms
Lyme's Disease
bacteria
Microbiology
microbiology
bacteria
fungi
parasite
the study of microbes
A single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-sha…
A kingdom of complex organisms that obtain energy by breaking…
An organism that feeds on a living host
microbiology
the study of microbes
bacteria
A single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-sha…
Microbiology
vector
infectious disease
virus
microbe
An animal that transmits disease. For example a mosquito:mala…
A disease that is caused by a pathogen and that can be spread…
A tiny, nonliving particle that invades and then reproduces i…
An organism so small that it can only be seen with a microsco…
vector
An animal that transmits disease. For example a mosquito:mala…
infectious disease
A disease that is caused by a pathogen and that can be spread…
11 terms
Microbiology
vector
infectious disease
virus
bacteria
An animal that transmits disease. For example a mosquito:mala…
A disease that is caused by a pathogen and that can be spread…
A tiny, nonliving particle that invades and then reproduces i…
-Prokaryote
vector
An animal that transmits disease. For example a mosquito:mala…
infectious disease
A disease that is caused by a pathogen and that can be spread…
Microbiology
Abiogenesis
Animalcules
Attenuate
Bacteria
Another name for spontaneous.
What early scientists called microorganisms.
To weaken pathogens to use to make a vaccine.
One of the several forms of disease causing microorganisms.
Abiogenesis
Another name for spontaneous.
Animalcules
What early scientists called microorganisms.
263 terms
Microbiology
4 features of prokaryotic microbes
Cellular microbes
Acellular microbes
Antony van Leeuwenhoek
1. diversity... 2. ubiquity... 3. large numbers... 4. pervasive impact…
1. Fungi (molds and yeasts)... 2. Protists (algae and protozoans…
1. Viruses (nucleic acids and proteins)... 2. Viroids (RNA)... 3. V…
-father of microbiology... -1632-1723... -first person to observe a…
4 features of prokaryotic microbes
1. diversity... 2. ubiquity... 3. large numbers... 4. pervasive impact…
Cellular microbes
1. Fungi (molds and yeasts)... 2. Protists (algae and protozoans…
39 terms
Microbiology
Microbiology
Pathogen
Aerobic microbes
Anaerobic microbes
the science that studies living organisms that cannot be seen…
a disease-producing microorganism
microbes that can only live in the presence of oxygen
Microbes that grow best in the absence of oxygen
Microbiology
the science that studies living organisms that cannot be seen…
Pathogen
a disease-producing microorganism
42 terms
Microbiology
Cryptosporidium
Giardia
Entamoeba
Trichomonas
protozoa, watery diarrhea in AIDS, contaminated w/ oocysts, A…
protozoa, hikers/campers ingest cyst-->owl eye trophozoites,…
amoeba that invades colon (flask-shaped ulcer), bloody dysent…
protozoa, flagellated, foul green vaginal discharge, strawber…
Cryptosporidium
protozoa, watery diarrhea in AIDS, contaminated w/ oocysts, A…
Giardia
protozoa, hikers/campers ingest cyst-->owl eye trophozoites,…
108 terms
Microbiology
Virus
No
capsid and genome
helical capsid
an acellular particle including DNA or RNA surrounded by a pr…
Can viruses grow on agar
What are the two components of a nucleocapsid
Virus
an acellular particle including DNA or RNA surrounded by a pr…
No
Can viruses grow on agar
Microbiology
Staphlococcus
streptococcus
enterococcus
neisseria
g+c "clusters"
g+c "chains" bizzare shapes, singles or pairs
g+c "short chains"
g=dc coffee bean
Staphlococcus
g+c "clusters"
streptococcus
g+c "chains" bizzare shapes, singles or pairs
Microbiology
This genus ferments glucose and reduce…
This genus is oxidase positive but doe…
This genus ferments glucose, reduces n…
Glucose fermentation
Enterobacteriaceae
Nonfermentative GNR
Vibrionaceae
This genus ferments glucose and reduce…
Enterobacteriaceae
This genus is oxidase positive but doe…
Nonfermentative GNR
Microbiology
Microbiology
Pathogen
Virus
Bacteria
A science that studies extremely small forms of life, such as…
An organism that causes disease.
A small, nonliving particle that invades and then reproduces…
Prokaryotic single-celled organisms.
Microbiology
A science that studies extremely small forms of life, such as…
Pathogen
An organism that causes disease.
25 terms
Microbiology
microbiology
microorganisms
virus
bacteria
- field that involve the study of microbes
A simple form of life, commonly made up of a single cell and…
A microorganism smaller than the smallest bacterium that has…
A single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-sha…
microbiology
- field that involve the study of microbes
microorganisms
A simple form of life, commonly made up of a single cell and…
203 terms
Microbiology
How do microbes affect us?
What is meant by the phrase, "microbes…
Describe how microbial metabolism is d…
Name 3 ways microbes have spread throu…
Food, disease
Microbes live everywhere, and can even live in extremely host…
Microbial metabolism refers to how a microbe obtains energy &…
- Leprosy during the crusades... - Black plague in Europe... - Napo…
How do microbes affect us?
Food, disease
What is meant by the phrase, "microbes…
Microbes live everywhere, and can even live in extremely host…
Microbiology
Prokaryote
Eukaryote:
Microbe
Microbiology
unicellular organism that lacks a true nucleus and membrane b…
organisms that have cells with a distinct membrane bound nucl…
microscopic organisms that exist as single cells or cell clus…
the study of microbes including their lives, features, and im…
Prokaryote
unicellular organism that lacks a true nucleus and membrane b…
Eukaryote:
organisms that have cells with a distinct membrane bound nucl…
Microbiology
Invasion of body tissues by disease ca…
One celled microorganisms with both pl…
Nonpathogenic bacteria are
The type of bacteria that rarely shows…
Infection
Bacteria
Harmless
Cocci
Invasion of body tissues by disease ca…
Infection
One celled microorganisms with both pl…
Bacteria
20 terms
Microbiology
Coccus
Bacillus
What is Gram staining used for?
Why do we heat fix our sample to the s…
spherical cells
shaped like rods or cylinders
To categorize bacteria as gram positive or gram negative
To prevent the sample from washing off, preserve cell morphol…
Coccus
spherical cells
Bacillus
shaped like rods or cylinders
1,278 terms
Microbiology
The study of organisms too small to be…
What should be considered in the study…
What organisms are included in the stu…
What organisms are included in the stu…
Microbiology
the size of the organisms and the techniques employed to stud…
bacteria, archaea, protozoa, algae, and fungi
viruses, viroids, virusoids, and prions
The study of organisms too small to be…
Microbiology
What should be considered in the study…
the size of the organisms and the techniques employed to stud…
Microbiology
microbiology
microorganisms
virus
bacteria
the study of microbes
A simple form of life, commonly made up of a single cell and…
A microorganism smaller than the smallest bacteria and is ess…
A single-celled spherical, spiral or rod-shaped organisms lac…
microbiology
the study of microbes
microorganisms
A simple form of life, commonly made up of a single cell and…
Microbiology
Microbiology
Prokaryoke
Eukaryoke
Amoeba
The Study of microscopic organisms
An organism whose cells lack a nucleus and membrane bound org…
Organisms whose cells contain a nucleus and membrane bound or…
Unicellular, aquatic protists that move around by pseudopods.
Microbiology
The Study of microscopic organisms
Prokaryoke
An organism whose cells lack a nucleus and membrane bound org…
Microbiology
Protist
Fungus
Parasite
Host
an organism that belongs to the kingdom protista
an organism whose cells have nuclei, rigid cell walls, and no…
an organism that feeds on an organism of another species and…
an organism from which a parasite takes food or shelter.
Protist
an organism that belongs to the kingdom protista
Fungus
an organism whose cells have nuclei, rigid cell walls, and no…
30 terms
Microbiology
Invasion of body tissues by disease ca…
One celled microorganisms with both pl…
Nonpathogenic bacteria are
The type of bacteria that rarely shows…
Infection
Bacteria
Harmless
Cocci
Invasion of body tissues by disease ca…
Infection
One celled microorganisms with both pl…
Bacteria
Microbiology
glucose
matter
energy
monomer
one example of a monomer carbohydrate
Everything that has mass and takes up space (everything excep…
Non-matter (heat, light, and sound)
A simple molecule that can bond together to form a polymer ch…
glucose
one example of a monomer carbohydrate
matter
Everything that has mass and takes up space (everything excep…
Microbiology
microbiology
microorganisms
virus
bacteria
the study of microbes
A simple form of life, commonly made up of a single cell and…
A microorganism smaller than the smallest bacterium that has…
A single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-sha…
microbiology
the study of microbes
microorganisms
A simple form of life, commonly made up of a single cell and…
37 terms
Microbiology
parasite
bacteria
asexual reproduction
binary fission
an animal or plant that lives in or on a host (another animal…
single-celled organisms that lack a nucleus; prokaryotes
reproduction that does not involve the union of gametes and i…
a form of asexual reproduction in single-celled organisms by…
parasite
an animal or plant that lives in or on a host (another animal…
bacteria
single-celled organisms that lack a nucleus; prokaryotes
81 terms
Microbiology
Amphitrichous Flagella
B. cereus in tryptic soy broth
B. cereus in tryptic soy broth
Bacilli
Amphitrichous Flagella
B. cereus in tryptic soy broth
5 terms
Microbiology
Photosynthesis
Prokaryote
Fungi
Protozoa
Organisms with pigments can perform this
Microbes without nucleus
Eukaryotic organisms that cannot make their own food
Some can be pathogenic that cause diarrhoea
Photosynthesis
Organisms with pigments can perform this
Prokaryote
Microbes without nucleus
263 terms
Microbiology
4 features of prokaryotic microbes
Cellular microbes
Acellular microbes
Antony van Leeuwenhoek
1. diversity... 2. ubiquity... 3. large numbers... 4. pervasive impact…
1. Fungi (molds and yeasts)... 2. Protists (algae and protozoans…
1. Viruses (nucleic acids and proteins)... 2. Viroids (RNA)... 3. V…
-father of microbiology... -1632-1723... -first person to observe a…
4 features of prokaryotic microbes
1. diversity... 2. ubiquity... 3. large numbers... 4. pervasive impact…
Cellular microbes
1. Fungi (molds and yeasts)... 2. Protists (algae and protozoans…
5 terms
Microbiology
English
prokaryote
Eukaryote
Fungi
English
Without membrane and nucleus
Presence of membrane and nucleus
Mushroom and Yeast
English
English
prokaryote
Without membrane and nucleus
Microbiology
coccus
coccobacillus
vibrio
bacillus
coccus
coccobacillus
Microbiology
staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome
Impetigo
Necrotizing Fasciitis
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
Reddening, wrinkling of skin, leads to large blisters contain…
Small, flattened, red patches, primarily on face and limbs. O…
Purple colored skin, pain is out of proportion with the amoun…
Non-itchy, spotted rash on trunk and appendages including pal…
staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome
Reddening, wrinkling of skin, leads to large blisters contain…
Impetigo
Small, flattened, red patches, primarily on face and limbs. O…
Microbiology
Lipid bi-layer membrane
strepto-
Lipopolysaccharide (LPS)
lipopolysaccharide
a two-layered arrangement of phosphate and lipid molecules th…
Curved or twisted, chain like
a complex molecule containing both lipid and polysaccharide p…
Lipid bi-layer membrane
a two-layered arrangement of phosphate and lipid molecules th…
strepto-
Curved or twisted, chain like
5 terms
Microbiology
Bacterial Cell
General structure of the Bacterial Cell
Carl Woes
Acellular
-Capsule... -Cell wall... -Cytoplasmic membrane(cell/plasma ... -DNA c…
Developed classification of the three domains
Viruses and prions are acellular. They lack a cell membrane.
Bacterial Cell
General structure of the Bacterial Cell
-Capsule... -Cell wall... -Cytoplasmic membrane(cell/plasma ... -DNA c…
1,278 terms
Microbiology
The study of organisms too small to be…
What should be considered in the study…
What organisms are included in the stu…
What organisms are included in the stu…
Microbiology
the size of the organisms and the techniques employed to stud…
bacteria, archaea, protozoa, algae, and fungi
viruses, viroids, virusoids, and prions
The study of organisms too small to be…
Microbiology
What should be considered in the study…
the size of the organisms and the techniques employed to stud…
Microbiology
Microbiology is the study of
Virusology
Bacteriology
Mycology
bacteria
The study of viruses
The study of bacteria
The study of Fungi
Microbiology is the study of
bacteria
Virusology
The study of viruses
Microbiology
Staphylococcus aureus
Enterococcus faecalis
Emerging disease
Reemerging diseases
Golden staph... MSSA... MRSA
VRE (vancomycin resistant enterococcus)
Newly recognised in human host for the first time (for exampl…
Have previously infected humans but found in new locations, f…
Staphylococcus aureus
Golden staph... MSSA... MRSA
Enterococcus faecalis
VRE (vancomycin resistant enterococcus)
323 terms
Microbiology
Gram stain steps
Gram positive characteristics
Gram negative characteristics
Transpeptidase
1. Crystal violet stain. Wait 60 seconds... 2. Wash with water a…
BLUE (positively blue over you) ... Thick peptidoglycan layer ... 2…
RED (No negative red commies) ... Thin peptidoglycan layer... 3 lay…
Enzyme that catalyzes the formation of cross-linked structure…
Gram stain steps
1. Crystal violet stain. Wait 60 seconds... 2. Wash with water a…
Gram positive characteristics
BLUE (positively blue over you) ... Thick peptidoglycan layer ... 2…
Microbiology
CBC
UA or U/A
ABO
POL
Complete blood count
Urinalysis
The blood grouping system
Physician's office laboratory
CBC
Complete blood count
UA or U/A
Urinalysis
Microbiology
4 features of prokaryotic microbes
Cellular microbes
Acellular microbes
Antony van Leeuwenhoek
1. diversity... 2. ubiquity... 3. large numbers... 4. pervasive impact…
1. Fungi (molds and yeasts)... 2. Protists (algae and protozoans…
1. Viruses (nucleic acids and proteins)... 2. Viroids (RNA)... 3. V…
-father of microbiology... -1632-1723... -first person to observe a…
4 features of prokaryotic microbes
1. diversity... 2. ubiquity... 3. large numbers... 4. pervasive impact…
Cellular microbes
1. Fungi (molds and yeasts)... 2. Protists (algae and protozoans…
Microbiology
Name two bacteria involved in nitrific…
Why respiration can occur in the absce…
Why the energy yield of fermentation i…
Four compunds that can be products of…
Nitrosomonas : oxidizying NH3> NH2-... Nitrobacter: oxidizying N…
because O2 is iften limiting or even totally absent in many m…
because fermentation does not have an external acceptor of el…
CO2, formate, lactic acid , ethanol, acetate
Name two bacteria involved in nitrific…
Nitrosomonas : oxidizying NH3> NH2-... Nitrobacter: oxidizying N…
Why respiration can occur in the absce…
because O2 is iften limiting or even totally absent in many m…
139 terms
Microbiology
What are the six steps to the scientif…
Start of universe
Origin of Earth
Anaerobic Prokaryotes
1. Observation ... 2. Question... 3. Hypothesis... 4.Prediction... 5. Exp…
15 Billion years ago
4.6 Billion years ago
3.5 Billion years ago
What are the six steps to the scientif…
1. Observation ... 2. Question... 3. Hypothesis... 4.Prediction... 5. Exp…
Start of universe
15 Billion years ago
694 terms
Microbiology
Define infection
Define carrier
Define virulence
Define opportunistic pathogens
Organism has infected a person OR a person has a disease caus…
1. Person is infected with an organism but no disease results…
Measure of the pathogenicity of an infectious agent
Part of normal flora that rarely cause disease
Define infection
Organism has infected a person OR a person has a disease caus…
Define carrier
1. Person is infected with an organism but no disease results…
Microbiology
Scientific Nomenclature (and suffic)
Binomial Nomenclature
4 Important Human Pathogens
Bacteria
• Kingdom (-ae)... • Phylum (-es)... - Subphylum (ata)... • Class (-ia…
Both names underlined or italicized... • Genus: always starts wi…
1. Bacteria... 2. Virus... 3. Fungus... 4. Parasites
Unicellular Prokaryotic... • No nuclear membrane... • No mitochondr…
Scientific Nomenclature (and suffic)
• Kingdom (-ae)... • Phylum (-es)... - Subphylum (ata)... • Class (-ia…
Binomial Nomenclature
Both names underlined or italicized... • Genus: always starts wi…
167 terms
Microbiology
Define microbiology
Define microbes
Define pathogen
Define disease
the study of microorganisms or microbes
organisms that are too small to be seen with the unaided eye…
microbe that can cause damage or disease... (pathogenic: disease…
abnormal state in which the body is not performing normal fun…
Define microbiology
the study of microorganisms or microbes
Define microbes
organisms that are too small to be seen with the unaided eye…
Microbiology
Microbiology
Microorganisms
Viruses
Medical Microbiology
A specialized area of biology that deals w/ living things ord…
Also referred as microscopic organisms or microbes are what i…
Noncellular, parasitic, protein coated genetic elements, depe…
Deals w/ microbes that causes diseases in humans and animals
Microbiology
A specialized area of biology that deals w/ living things ord…
Microorganisms
Also referred as microscopic organisms or microbes are what i…
51 terms
Microbiology
Rhizopus stolonifer
Aspergillus niger
Penicillium notatum (mold)
Microsporium canis
Zygomycota... Common Bread Mold... Opportunistic Infection
Ascomycota. SEPTATE. ... Conidial Chain... Phialide... Vesicle... Condip…
Ascomycota. SEPTATE. Source of antibiotics. ... Mycelia... Phialid…
Ascomycota... Ring Worm... Single conidiospore on mycelia.
Rhizopus stolonifer
Zygomycota... Common Bread Mold... Opportunistic Infection
Aspergillus niger
Ascomycota. SEPTATE. ... Conidial Chain... Phialide... Vesicle... Condip…
36 terms
Microbiology
microbiology includes the study of whi…
mycology is the study of which organis…
what are pathogenic bacteria
where are non-pathogenic bacteria found?
bacteria, fungi, viruses, parasites
fungi such as yeast, ringworm
bacteria that cause harmful infections
environmental (including in soil), normal flora in the body
microbiology includes the study of whi…
bacteria, fungi, viruses, parasites
mycology is the study of which organis…
fungi such as yeast, ringworm
113 terms
Microbiology
bright-field
electromagnetic spectrum
radio wave
microwave
what type of microscopes
Includes all forms of electromagnetic radiation; the types of…
electromagnetic waves with the longest wavelength, lowest fre…
Electromagnetic waves that have shorter wavelengths and highe…
bright-field
what type of microscopes
electromagnetic spectrum
Includes all forms of electromagnetic radiation; the types of…
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