MCB2610: Fundamentals of Microbiology
May Term 2016 — University of Connecticut

Text Book Readings
Microbiology by Wessner, Dupont and Charles. Publisher: Wiley (1st Ed.)

*” indicates reading that has been assigned

*Chapter 1 and 2: read all.
Do this before the first class!
*Syllabus
*Read Ch 6.1, 6.3, 6.4: Growth media and measuring growth rate
*Ch 24, pages 823-850: Antimicrobials and resistance
*Ch 6.2: Factors limiting growth
*Ch. 7 and 11: DNA replication and control of gene expression
*Ch 10: Genomics
*Ch 13.1 to 13.4: Metabolism,
*Ch 14. 3 Nitrogen cycle
*Ch 15 Microbial ecosystems
*Ch 5 and 8 and 22.1, 22.2 Viruses