Alcamo's Fundamentals of Microbiology, 8th Edition-Jeffrey C. Pommerville

  • Title: Alcamo's Fundamentals of Microbiology, 8th Edition
  • Author: Jeffrey C. Pommerville
  • Released: 2006-12-15
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  • Pages: 952
  • ISBN: 0763737623
  • ISBN13: 978-0763737627
  • ASIN: 0763737623


Alcamo s Fundamentals of Microbiology, Eighth Edition provides a firm foundation in microbiology with an emphasis on human disease. It is written for students in nursing and allied health programs and is appropriate for non-majors microbiology courses. The Eighth Edition of this classic text, revised by award winning educator Jeffrey Pommerville, retains the late Ed Alcamo s student friendly style. Microbiology is a rapidly advancing and dynamic discipline. Dr. Pommerville presents new content on recent discoveries, such as information on the avian flu and the 2006 Midwest mumps outbreak, in a manner that is directly applicable to students. Dr. Pommerville also integrates new teaching pedagogies, based on his years of teaching experience, to promote problem-based learning andfacilitate mastery of concepts.