DETAILS: 

COURSE NAME: Medical Bacteriology
PROGRAM: B.Sc.Microbology
SEMESTER: Five
CREDITS: Three

  • Infection-Sources of infection, method of transmission of infection,Factors predisposing to microbial pathogenicity,Types of infectious diseases..Normal Microbial flora of human body. Gram positive pathogens Staphylococcus,Streptococcus, ,Corynebacterium,Clostridium.
  • Gram negative pathogens- Neisseria,E.coli,Klebsiella,Proteus,Salmonella,Shigella,Vibrio,Yersinia.
  • Acid fast bacteria-Mycobacterium tuberculosis and M.lepreae.
  • Spirochetes-Leptospira, Treponema.
  • Mycoplasma.Chalmydia.Helicobacter and Campylobacter.
  • Other important anaerobic pathogens.
     

TEXT BOOKS:

  • Medical Microbiology-David Green wood
  • Text book of Microbiology,Ananthanarayan& Jayaram Panicker
  • Jawetz-Medical Microbiology-Geo F.Brooks,Janet S Butel.
     

REFERENCES:

  • Manual of Clinical microbiology-Murray,Baron
  • Baily and Scot’s Diagnostic MicrobiologyForbes,Salim,Weissfeld
  • Mim’s Medial Microbiology-Georing,Dockrell.
  • Foundation and principle of bacteriology-A.J.Salle
207
PROGRAMS
OFFERED
5
AMRITA
CAMPUSES
15
CONSTITUENT
SCHOOLS
A
GRADE BY
NAAC, MHRD
8th
RANK(INDIA):
NIRF 2018
150+
INTERNATIONAL
PARTNERS