What is the meaning of microbiology?
study of living organism that are too small to be seen with the naked eye
What are the 5 studies included in Microbiology?
Kingdoms monera and protista, helminths group, fungi, and viruses
What is the newer classification of kingdom monera?
Eubacteria and Archaebacteria
What 2 things are included in the kingdom protista?
algae and protozoans
What is a part of the Helminths group?
What are the 2 categories of microbiology?
What category of microbiology is interested in prevention and treatment of disease?
What does microbial/environmental study?
functions of microbes in the environment and industrial uses
Why study Micro? study __ & __, development of __ & ____, prevent ___ __ ___ & food spoilage, emergence of __ ____.
spread of disease
Microbes are the primary cause of disease in _____ & ____.
plants and seeds
What are the 3 new diseases emerged?
Ebola, hanta, AIDS
Microbial is involved in the _______ of ______.
flow of energy
How much of earth's photosynthesis is microbial involved in?
What does microbial produce in the atmosphere?
Microbials are also _______.
Symbiotic relationships with other organisms allow microbial to __________ ___________.
Microbial is involved in the production of food such as _____, ________, and ______ _____.
yogurt, cheeses, and yeast rolls
Microbial is used in ______/_____ clean-up
What does microbial help produce?