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MCDB 050 Immunology and Microbes - Selected Library Resources: Selected Books

This guide is aimed at freshmen students taking MCDB 050 with a focus on basic immunology and microbiology sources.

Selected Books in Immunology and Microbiology


I Contain Multitudes: the microbes within us and a grander view of life by Ed Yong The Bodley Head, 2016 location

In the Company of Microbes: ten years of Small Things Considered by Elio Schaechter ASM, 2016 location 

Microbe by Michele Swanson, Moselio Schaechter, Gemma Reguera, and Frederick Neidhardt 2nd ed. ASM Press, 2016 location 

Prescott's Microbiology by Joanne M. Willey, Linda M. Sherwood, and Christopher J. Woolverton 9th ed. 2014 location 

Immune System by Peter Parham 4th ed. 2015 location  

Smallpox: a history by SL Kotar and JE Gessler 2013 location 

Infection and Immunity by John Playfair and Gregory Bancroft Oxford University Press, 2013 location 

Germ Code: how to stop worrying and love the microbes by Jason Tetro Doubleday Canada, 2013 location 

Biology for a Changing World by Michele Shuster, Janet Vigna, Gunjan Sinha, and Matthew Tontonoz 2012 location for non-majors

Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology 9th ed.1994 location  Revised edition of Shorter Bergey's Manual of Determilnative Bacteriology

Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology 2nd ed. 2001 location 

Dictionary of Microbiology and Molecular Biology 3rd ed. 2006

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology 6 volumes 2002 location 

Biology Concepts and Applications by Cecie Starr, Christine A. Evers and Lisa Starr 9th ed. 2015 location 

Toxin: the cunning of bacterial poisons by Alistair J. Lax 2005 paper ed. location 

Alcamo's Fundamentals of Microbiology by Jeffrey C. Pommerville 2nd ed.  2013 location 

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