1: Origins of bacteria 2: Evolution of bacteria 3: Discovery of bacteria 4: Bacteria in the environment 5: Bacterial pathogenesis 6: Antibiotics 7: Antibiotic resistance 8: The future for bacteria References Further reading
Sebastian Amyes is Professor of Microbial Chemotherapy at Edinburgh University, and author of many research publications as well as the books Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, and Magic Bullets: Lost Horizons.
Despite its title, 1Bacteria is neither 'very short', nor is its
level merely 'introductory' it's appropriate for teachers as well
as students. Succinct and full of detail, there's something for
everyone to learn. * Susan Alexander, The Biologist *
Succinct and full of detail, there's something for everyone to learn. * The Biologist *