Bacteria
Bacteria

Bacteria

by Vincent Racaniello, PhD, Sean Elliott, MD

As the prominent Columbia University professor of Virology Vincent Racaniello leads you through this course, you will gain detailed insight into the basic types of bacteria. Learning more about the sources of certain bacteria types, such as E. coli and Salmonella, will help you better determine which organs are targeted by these pathogens.

Towards the end of this course, you will receive an overview of the factors that contribute to the risk for common bacterial infections, as well as their epidemiology and treatment options.

In addition to viewing our high-quality video lectures, you can access quiz questions and download study materials. Start learning today!

Course Details

  • Videos 65
  • Duration 7:07 h
  • Quiz questions 216
  • Articles 4

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Your Educators of course Bacteria

 Vincent Racaniello, PhD

Vincent Racaniello, PhD

Vincent Racaniello is a Higgins Professor of Microbiology and Immunology at Columbia University in New York. As an internationally renowned virologist, he has published many influential papers in the field, and co-authored the well-known textbook Principles of Animal Virology. He has received several awards, including the Irma T. Hirschl, Searle Scholars, Eli Lilly, and NIH Merit. Professor Racaniello firmly believes in the power of the internet as a scientific tool, and works on several platforms to share his vast knowledge in virology.
 Sean Elliott, MD

Sean Elliott, MD

Dr. Sean Elliott earned his MD from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in 1993, followed by a Pediatric Residency at Children’s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University School of Medicine, and a fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine. Recruited in 1999 at the University of Arizona College of Medicine, he is now the Professor of Pediatrics and the Associate Chair for the Department of Pediatrics, serving as the Pediatrics Residency Program Director from 2011 to the end of 2017 and as the interim Associate Dean of Curriculum from 2017 through 2019.


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Recommended !
By Marco Mariano M. on 23. August 2019 for Actinomyces Species

Excellent ! All the lectures of Dr. Sean Elliot are amazing ! A+++

 
Incompleto
By Javier M. on 27. June 2019 for Streptococcus Pneumoniae

Faltan aspectos microbiologicos como factores de virulencia y patogenia, pruebas de laboratorio, y enfermedades que produce.

 
I fell in love with the bacteria.
By Paul J. on 24. June 2019 for Bacteria

The professor's way of teaching precisely saying his clear and neat approach to the lectures is what makes them great.

 
great ....
By Metehan A. on 26. April 2019 for Shigella – Enteric Bacteria

well most know that shigella destroys gis mucosa...but the pathophysiology is now clear...thanx lecturio