Microorganisms & Biotechnology,
By Jane Taylor
184 pages, Illustrated, 8 5/8 x 10 7/8"
$52.50 Paper Original
The work covered in this book has been based on the revised specifications for
Biology and Human Biology AS and A2 study. It is also suitable for students
following courses involving Health Studies. The nature and biology of microorganisms
is covered, together with extensive discussion of industrial use and their importance
in health and disease.
A range of questions and open-ended exercises are offered to enhance the understanding
of the everyday applications of microbiology and cell technology. There are
opportunities to consider the moral, ethical, social and cultural implications
of some of the applications of biology and technology, also clean technology
and industrial processes, health education, and economic industrial undertaking.
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