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_________ : study of microbes

Microbiology

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_________ : any living organism that is too small to be seen with the naked eye.

Microbe

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_________ : are too small to be seen without the aid of a microscope

Microscopic organisms

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_________ : can be seen without the aid of a microscope

Macroscopic organisms

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_________ : study of Bacteria

Bacteriology

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_________ : study of Viruses

Virology

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Virology: study of Viruses

These are the smallest of all _________

microbes

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Virology: study of Viruses

Viruses are not considered to be _________
Viruses are referred to as being _________

-alive or dead
-active or inactive

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Virology: study of Viruses

Active~_________ ; an active virus could cause disease

alive

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Virology: study of Viruses

Inactive~_________ ; an inactive virus cannot cause disease

dead

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Inactive~dead; an inactive virus _________ cause disease

cannot

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Active~ alive; an active virus _________ cause disease

could

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_________ : study of Fungi (yeast, mold & mushrooms)

Mycology

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-Mycology-

Yeast and Mold are _________ fungi

microscopic

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-Mycology-

Mushrooms are _________ fungi

macroscopic

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_________ : study of Algae i.e. Seaweed

Phycology

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_________ : study of Protozoa

Protozoology

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_________ : study of Parasites (Worms = Helminthes)

Parasitology

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_________ : study of the immune chemicals and cells that are produced in response to infection

Immunology

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Public Health _________ and _________: Monitor and control the spread of diseases in communities. The main agency is the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

-Microbiology
-Epidemiology

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Public Health Microbiology and Epidemiology: Monitor and control the spread of diseases in communities. The main agency is the CDC (_________ )

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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_________ : includes any process in which humans use the metabolism of living things to arrive at a desired product

Biotechnology

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_________ : techniques that alter the genetic makeup of organisms to mass produce chemicals such as human hormones, drugs, etc

Genetic engineering

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_________ : science of classification

Taxonomy

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_________ :

Animalia: animals -Parasitology
Plantae: plants - Phycology
Protista: protozoa - Protozoology
Fungi: yeast, mold, and mushrooms - Mycology
Monera: bacteria - Bacteriology

5 kingdom classification system

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-5 kingdom classification system-

_________ : animals -Parasitology

Animalia

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-5 kingdom classification system-

Animalia: animals - _________

Parasitology

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-5 kingdom classification system-

_________ : plants - Phycology

Plantae

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-5 kingdom classification system-

Plantae: plants - _________

Phycology

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-5 kingdom classification system-

_________ : protozoa - Protozoology

Protista