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Biology 103 Flashcards - Summary
The flashcard sets available in this chapter help you systematically go through the most important concepts in microbiology. To commit these important science topics to memory, go through each of the sets as many times as you need to cement details about diseases, viruses, and infections into your mind. Some of the available sets in this chapter cover the following topics:
- Antimicrobial drugs
- Bacterial diseases and infections
- Virus and bacteria basics
- DNA and RNA viruses
- Foodborne diseases
- Protozoan diseases
How They Work
Flashcards allow you to routinely go through key microbiology topics and make sure that all the details stay fresh in your mind, which can help you score higher on the day of your exam.
- Open a flashcard set for the microbiology topic you're studying.
- Identify the image, definition, term or concept on the flashcard.
- Click the button to flip the card and view the answer.
- Select whether you got it right or missed it to keep track of your progress.
- Click the Next arrow to proceed through the flashcard set.
- Review the microbiology cards you missed or shuffle all cards back in and go through them again.
Microbiology & Disease Basics Flashcards
Checking out this set of flashcards gives you the opportunity to review basic information about disease. You'll also be able to focus on the fundamentals of microbiology.
Biology of Bacteria Flashcards
Go over biological facts about bacteria with these flashcards. You can focus on the phases of growth for these organisms, their shapes, and their cellular components.
Basics of Viruses Flashcards
Focus on reviewing fundamental information about viruses as you check out this set of flashcards. You can go over the components of viruses and how they are classified.
DNA Viruses Flashcards
Work on these flashcards to go over DNA virus families. You can focus on the effects of these viruses and also consider the methods they use to spread.
RNA Viruses Flashcards
You can work with these flashcards when you're ready to review different types of RNA viruses. Go over symptoms of these viruses and the methods they use to spread.
Protozoan Diseases Flashcards
Get familiar with some of the common protozoan diseases by accessing this set of flashcards. You can use these cards to review the symptoms of these ailments.
Bacterial, Fungal & Sexually Transmitted Infections
Infections caused by bacteria and funguses will be reviewed by the flashcards contained in this set. You'll also be able to focus on some common sexually transmitted infections.
Foodborne Diseases & Gastrointestinal Infections Flashcards
The flashcards in this set can help you consider a variety of food borne diseases. You'll also be able to go over the bacteria responsible for causing common gastrointestinal infections.
Blood-borne Bacterial Diseases Flashcards
Go over common blood-borne bacterial diseases with this set of flashcards. You can review the specific bacteria that cause these diseases and the symptoms of these ailments.
Bacterial Diseases & Respiration Flashcards
Working with this set of flashcards can help you go over the bacterial diseases that affect the respiratory tract. You can focus on specific diseases and their symptoms.
Immunology Overview Flashcards
You can use this set of flashcards to review the basics of immunology. Go over the parts of the human immune system and the cells that work to keep us healthy.
Antimicrobial Drugs Flashcards
Focus on different types of antimicrobial drugs by studying with the flashcards contained in this set. You can go over categories of antibiotics and how they are used to treat bacterial infections.
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Other chapters within the Biology 103: Microbiology course
- Microbiology Basics
- The Disease Process
- Biology of Bacteria
- Foodborne Diseases and Bacterial Infections of the Gastrointestinal Tract
- Sexually Transmitted Bacterial Diseases
- Blood-borne Bacterial Diseases
- Bacterial Diseases of the Respiratory Tract
- Bacterial Wound and Skin Infections
- Introduction to Viruses
- DNA Viruses
- RNA Viruses
- Diseases Caused By Protozoa
- Fungal Infections
- Principles of Immunology
- Antimicrobial Drugs