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Dr. Steven R. Spilatro
Department of Biology and Environmental Science
Marietta College
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Microbe Quizzer   

MicroID Microbe Viewer

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4. Culture Media and Cultivation of Bacteria

5. Bacterial Metabolism

6. Virology and Bacterial Genetic Recombination

7. Characterization of Indigenous Bacteria and Pathogens

8. Control of Bacterial Growth

9. Microbiological Examination of Foods and Water

10. Identification of Unknowns

Lab exercises

Semester Unknown Summary Forms

1. Basic Bacteriological Techniques

2. Microscopy and Eukaryotic Microbes

3. Bacterial Cytology

Textbook Resources

Textbook web site Quizzes, animations, etc

Lecture Resources

Microbe World Latest news about Microbiology, and other resources
Topic PowerPoint Animations Web Resources
Introduction How to print Powerpoint slides    
History

Self Quiz

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Cell sizes van Leewenhook Robert Hooke  
Louis Pasteur
 
Robert Koch
Microscopy & Classification

Self Quiz
download How big is... Archaea Microscopy Pyrolobus fumarii
Eukaryotes

Self Quiz
download Amoeba Feeding Plasmodium Lifecycle-1 Plasmodium Lifecycle-2Entomophagus Fungi Giardiasis -- CDC Giardia -- Wiki Malaria -- CDC Anti-fungal drugs

Fungal phyla
Ascomycota Basidiomycota Zygomycota Glomeromycota
Prokaryotes

Self Quiz
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Bacterial flagella Spirochete motility
Strep neutrophil evasion
Endospore formation


Rickettsia

Epulopiscium
Epulopiscium podcast
Endospores -Wiki

Nutrition and Ecology

Self Quiz-1

Self Quiz -2
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Glycolysis
Electron transport
Stromatolite explorer  

Biofilms
Flashing Colonies
Nitrogen Cycle
Thermal vent
Vent Community

Bioremediation - USGS Cyanobacteria 
P Sulfur bacteria -Wiki
Quorum sensing - Bassler QS talk
Virology

Self Quiz
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Viral cell entry
Influenza penetration
HIV replication

Epstein-Bar

HIV & AIDS - Avert

Genetics

Self Quiz
 
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DNA replication
Transformation-1
Transformation-2
Transduction
Hfr conjugation
Gene cloning

 
Controlling 
Microbes


Self Quiz
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Ab-resistance - in the news
Paul Ehrlich - Bio
A. Fleming - Bio

Disease 
Processes


Self Quiz
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CDC & WHO sites
Lyme disease - CDC
Tuberculosis - CDC
Helicobacter - Wiki
STDs - NIAID

Immunology

Self Quiz
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Cytotoxic T-cell activation
Killer T-cell video
Vaccines
IgE and Allergies
Blink Animation -- site has numerous animations

 
[Food and 
Water
]

Self Quiz
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Aflatoxins - USDA
Staph enterotoxins
- article pdf
Perfringens- pdf
E.Coli O157H7 - Wiki
Salmonellosis - Wiki
Campylobacteriosis - Wiki
Cholera - Wiki
Probiotics - Wiki

Animation sources

Protists

Contractile vacuole: Protozoa movements; Stentor Feeding and Diatoms video clips from: Sinauer Associates; "Living Cells"

Plasmodium life cycle: Sumanas, Inc http://www.sumanasinc.com/scienceinfocus/sif_malaria.html

Fungi

Budding yeast: Philip G. Meaden, Heriot-Watt University, Riccarton, Edinburgh, United Kingdom 

Nematophagus fungi: Nordbring-Hertz, et al., 1995. Nematophagous fungi. Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film, Göttingen, Germany, Film No. C 1851. (Birgit Nordbring-Hertz, Hans-Börje Jansson, Department of Microbial Ecology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden;Trude Hard, Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film, Göttingen, Germany)

Amoeba phagocytosis link to Molecular Expressions website © by Michael W. Davidson and The Florida State University. All Rights Reserved.

Bacteria

Chromatium motility, Neurophil-Strep attcak, and Penicillin lysis videos from Cells Alive © Quill Graphics

Spirochete motility: © 2008 CytoViva, Inc. All Rights Reserved. http://www.cytoviva.com/main.htm

Endospore formation:  McGraw Hill Publishing
http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072556781/student_view0/chapter3/animation_quiz_1.html

Magnetotactic bacteria: Dept of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Ludwig-Maximilians University http://www.geophysik.uni-muenchen.de/research/biogeomagnetism

Virology

Budding of enveloped virus Copyright © Gary E. Kaiser http://student.ccbcmd.edu/courses/bio141/lecguide/unit3/viruses/prodlc.html

Viral Entry into cell from McGraw-Hill
http://highered.mcgraw-hill.com/sites/0072556781/ student_view0/chapter18/animation_quiz_1.html

Herpes Simplex Virus infection from Expert Reviews in Molecular Medicine
http://www-ermm.cbcu.cam.ac.uk/99000381h.htm

HIV/Retrovirus replication from WH Freeman Kuby Immunology
http://www.whfreeman.com/kuby/content/anm/kb03an01.htm

Metabolism

Glycolysis and Electron-transport: McGraw-Hill publishers

Stromatolite Explorer: a  'Fantastic Voyage'-like tour of the of the microbial community growing in the outer few centimeters of a stromatolite.  Sort of fun.  Prepared by NASA

Ecology

Biofilm video: Annenberg Media http://www.learner.org/channel/courses/biology/archive/animations.html

Flashing colonies: Danino et al(2010) Nature 463, 326-330 (Supplementary Movie 5) http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v463/n7279/full/nature08753.html

Thermal Vent Community video: Census of Marine Life http://www.coml.org/medres/highlights2006/hl2006videopublic.htm

Nitrogen cycle: Wright 'Environmental Science' http://www.nodvin.net/snhu/SCI219/demos/Chapter_3/Chapter_03/Present/animations/32_2_1a.html

Hoatsin video: © J. del Hoyo, Handbook of Birds of the World/Intenert Bird Collection http://www.hbw.com/ibc/phtml/especie.phtml?idEspecie=1152

Genetics

DNA replication, Transformation-2, Conjugation, Hfr-conjugation and Gene cloning:  McGraw Hill Publishing  

Conjugation: Garland Science Publishing

Transformation-1: Howard Hughes Medical Institute http://www.hhmi.org/biointeractive/ animations/index.html

Immunology

T-cell activation, Vaccines and IgE/Allergies:  McGraw Hill Publishing  

Killer T-cell video: Garland Science Publishing