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Chapter 1 Introduction to Microbes and Their Building Blocks

Chapter 2 Tools of the Laboratory: Methods for the Culturing and Microscopic Analysis of Microorganisms

Chapter 3 Bacteria and Archaea

Chapter 4 Eukaryotic Cells and Microorganisms

Chapter 5 Viral Structure and Life Cycles

Chapter 6 Microbial Nutrition and Growth

Chapter 7 Microbial Metabolism

Chapter 8 Microbial Genetics and Genetic Engineering

Chapter 9 Physical and Chemical Control of Microbes

Chapter 10 Antimicrobial Treatment

Chapter 11 Interactions Between Microbes and Humans

Chapter 12 Host Defenses I: Overview and Nonspecific Defenses

Chapter 13 Host Defenses II: Specific Immunity and Immunization

Chapter 14 Disorders in Immunity

Chapter 15 Diagnosing Infections

Chapter 16 Infectious Diseases Affecting the Skin and Eyes

Chapter 17 Infectious Diseases Affecting the Nervous System

Chapter 18 Infectious Diseases Affecting the Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems

Chapter 19 Infectious Diseases Affecting the Respiratory Systems

Chapter 20 Infectious Diseases Affecting the Gastrointestinal Tract

Chapter 21 Infectious Diseases Affecting the Genitourinary System

Chapter 22 One Health: The Interconnected Health of the Environment, Humans, and Other Animals