Parasites
Parasites

Parasites

by Vincent Racaniello, PhD
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Bacteria, viruses, fungi, parasites and prions are essential for life and medicine. This course covers all exam relevant concepts in the field of microbiology.

Prof. Vincent Racaniello will provide you with valuable clinical pearls and mnemonics, that will help you not only memorize random facts, but also become a better doctor. Topic reviews and quiz questions will furthermore support your learning process.

The topics covered in the course include:

  • Definition and types of microbes
  • Components of bacterial cells
  • Good and bad viruses
  • Reproduction and function of yeasts
  • Definition of prions
  • Bacterial diseases like staphylococcus and streptococcus
  • Fungal diseases and their treatments
  • Life cycles of parasites like malaria or worms
  • Detection and treatment of Mad Cow Disease and other prion diseases

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Course Details

  • Videos 5
  • Duration 1:33 h
  • Quiz questions 5
  • Topic reviews 1

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Your Educators of course Parasites

 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.

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Microbiology
By Denise C. on 02. May 2017 for Parasites

Very good teacher! Funny! Great job. I can spend all they long listening to him.

 
Simple & Applicable
By Nicholas N. on 30. April 2017 for Parasites: Trypanosoma

Excellent delivery of parasites & their infections in a 20mins or less video

 
Parasite topic
By Musawair K. on 04. April 2017 for Parasites

I like too much,plz make more high yelid questions with each topics,i appreciate it.

 
very good!
By Preeyaphat O. on 30. March 2017 for Parasites: Trypanosoma

I like this lecture a lot.It's quite easy to understand and saving a lot of times. I do recommend this lecture to everyone.