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Research guide for Microbiology

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This research guide highlights resources available to students in the area of Microbiology and includes tips for searching, accessing, citing and organizing information. Find Textbooks, Reference books, eBooks, Articles, Databases and more by browsing through this guide. 

Microbiology is the study of microscopic organisms, such as bacteria, viruses, archaea, fungi and protozoa. This discipline includes fundamental research on the biochemistry, physiology, cell biology, ecology, evolution and clinical aspects of microorganisms, including the host response to these agents.  *source http://www.nature.com/subjects/microbiology 

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