The Virtual Edge

Textbooks and required materials

  1. Microbiology , Sixth Edition by Prescott, Lansing M., Harley, John P., and Donald A. Klein. McGraw-Hill-Boston
  2. General Microbiology Laboratory Manual by Rachel Watson

Optional Textbook

A Photographic Atlas for the Microbiology Laboratory by Michael J. Leboffe and Burton E. Pierce

Additional Resources (These sources provided background information for some lectures and would make great additional resources!)

  • Madigan, Michael T., Martinko, John M. and Jack Parker. Brock Biology of Microorganisms. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall. 2000.
  • Lubert Stryer. Biochemistry. New York: W. H. Freeman and Company. 1995.
  • Becker, Wayne M., Reece, Jane B. and Martin F. Poenie. The World of the Cell. Menlo Park, CA: The Benjamin/Cummings Publishing Company. 1996.
  • Horton, Robert H., Moran, Laurence A., Rawn, David J., and Gray K. Scrimgeour. Principles of Biochemistry. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall. 2002.
  • Murray, Patrick R., Rosenthal, Ken S., Kobayashi, George S., and Michael A. Pfaller. Medical Microbiology. St. Louis, Mosby. 1998.
  • Nester, Eugene W., Anderson, Denise G., Roberts, C. Evans Jr., Pearsall, Nancy N., and Martha T. Nester. Microbiology: A Human Perspective. Boston, McGraw Hill, 2004.

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