QVprep Microbiology Lessons

Acellular Microorganisms, Applied Microbiology, Staining and Microscopy, Lab Testing, Microbial Pathogens

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Cellular Microorganisms: To be an expert in cellular microorganisms, you need to know about Bacteriophage, Lentiviruses, Mycology, Oncoviruses, Viruses, Picornaviruses, Secondary infection, Classification of viruses, Cysts, Helminth infections, Latent infection, Proglottid, Sickle Cell Anemia, Varicellovirus and Viremia, Bacteriophage, Capsomere, Dioecious, Giardia lamblia and Cryptosporidium parvum, Helminths, Proglottids, Spores and Trichophyton sp, Algae, Amanita phalloides, Immune cells, Prions, Trophozoite and Varicellovirus, Dimorphic fungus, Hyphae and mycelium, Phycology, Phagocytosis, Protozoa, Pseudohyphae, Trypanosoma and Tinea. The QVPrep Microbiology app covers all these topics. If you feel this website is useful and want these topics to be available on this website, do email us at info@qvprep.com


Staining and Microscopy: You need to be familiar with these topics: Anionic and Cationic dye, Compound Microscope, Overdecolorizing, Acid Fast Stain and the Endospore Stain, Counterstain, Electron microscope, Fixing a smear, Fluorescence microscopy, Parfocal, Smears prepared from a culture growing on an agar plate verses that in a broth, Wet Mount, Acid Fast Stain and the Endospore Stain, Compound Microscope, Cocci, Fixing a smear, Gram stain, Hanging drop technique, Negative stain, Phase contrast microscope, Compound Microscope, Darkfield microscopy, Gram-negative bacillus, µm (Micrometer), Nano meter, Overdecolorizing and counterstaining, Vibrio, Basic Dye, Condenser in a Compound Microscope, Clostridium, De-staining, Differential staining procedure, Escherichia coli, Morphology, and Resolution of a compound microscope. The QVPrep Microbiology app covers all these topics. If you feel this website is useful and want these topics to be available on this website, do email us at info@qvprep.com


Lab Testing: To understand lab testing, you need to know about Catalase test, Difference between SBA and chocolate agar, Enterococcus faecalis, Isolating enteric microorganisms, MacConkey agar or MAC, Oxidation-Fermentation (O/F) medium, Positive coagulase test, Relationship between the minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) and the zone of inhibition, Streptococcus pneumonia, TSI or Triple Sugar Iron agar, Bacillus subtilis, Bacillus subtilis, Clostridium, Colistin and Vancomycin, Enterobacteriaciae, Haemophilus species, PEA agar, Pseudomonas species, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Streptococcus pyogenes, Catalase test, Cooked Meat medium, Decarboxylase tests, E-test, Lactose purple broth, Nitrate Test, Proteus mirabilis, P. aeruginosa, Sheep’s Blood Agar (SBA), Treponema pallidum, Aerobic (oxidative metabolism) determination, Biochemical testing, Brilliant Green agar (BG), β hemolysis, Determining acid tolerance, MacConkey agar or MAC, Mycobacterium smegmatis, Serratia marcescens, TSI or Triple Sugar Iron agar, β-galactosidase, Catalase test, Coagulase test, Differentiatiation amongst anaerobes, Indication of penicillin resistance, Indole test, Kovac’s reagent, KOH string test, Lowenstein-Jensen agar, Oxidase test, Porphryin (ALA) test and Urease test. The QVPrep Microbiology app covers all these topics. If you feel this website is useful and want these topics to be available on this website, do email us at info@qvprep.com


Microbial Pathogens: You need to know about Bacteremia, Bacillus anthracis, Carriersm, Etiology, Koch’s postulates, Normal microbiota, Pandemic, Parasitism, Antigenic variation, Endotoxins, Erythromycin, Exotoxin, Inhibition of peptidoglycan synthesis, Lysogenic conversion, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Penicillin, Arthropod vectors, Epidemic, Lethal Dose, Mechanical transmission, Meningitis, Otitis media infection, Opthalmia neonatorum, Portal of entry, Salk and Sabin vaccines, Zoonotic diseases, Attenuated organisms, Buruli ulcer, Impetigo and scalded skin syndrome, M. avium-M. intercellulare complex, Necrotizing fasciitis, Prions and kuru, Cruetzfeldt-Jakob Disease (CJD), and bovine spongiform encephalopathy, Shingles, Silver Nitrate and prevention of opthalmia neonatorum, Small Pox, Tsetse fly, Cholera, Diphtheria, Dysentery, Enterohemorrhagic (EHEC), Gastric ulcers, Herpetic whitlow, Hepatitis B, Lysozyme, Opthalmic cysticercosis, atypical pneumonia or Legionnaires’ Disease, Parrot fever, Pseudomembranous colitis, Rocky mountain spotted fever, Toxic shock syndrome (TSS), and Wound Infections. The QVPrep Microbiology app covers all these topics. If you feel this website is useful and want these topics to be available on this website, do email us at info@qvprep.com


Applied Microbiology: In Applied Microbiology, you need to be aware about these topics: Autotrophs, Biofilm, Denitrification, Extremophiles, Genus Vibrio, Heterocyst formation, Luciferase, Nitrogen Fixation, Oxidization of H2S as an energy source, Root Nodules, Antibiotics from soil inhabitants, Bioremediation, Biological oxygen demand or BOD, Coliform, Disinfection in municipal water supplies, Eutrophication, Quorum sensing, Desulfovibrio, Extreme barophiles, Oligotrophic environments, Methane, Probiotics, Production of Vinegar, Production of alcoholic beverages, Red Tide, Sliminess in milk, Vogel-Johnson (VJ) Agar, Bacillus stearothermophilus, Botulism, Commercial production of vitamins, E. coli O157:H7, Floppy baby syndrome, Gastroenteritis, Nisin, Production of yogurt, Pasteurization, Use of Cetrimide Agar for detection/isolation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Commercial leaching of Copper, Converting glucose into fructose in industrial settings, Microbial limit in liquid drugs, Large scale production of antibiotics, Mannitol fermentation and tellurite reduction, Prions, RODAC (Replicate Organism Detection and Counting) and Water analysis using R2A. The QVPrep Microbiology app covers all these topics. If you feel this website is useful and want these topics to be available on this website, do email us at info@qvprep.com