MBI Exam 1 Outline 4

MBI Exam 1 Outline 4 - Outline 4: Last 50 Years I. Research...

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Outline 4: Last 50 Years I. Research A. Antimicrobial agents A.1. Especially past 50 years B. Growth of Technology II. Public Health Measures A.1. Water Purification A.1.1. Filtration – for large particles A.1.2. Sedimentation – for small particles A.1.3. Carbon Treatment – smell/color removal A.1.4. Chlorination – removes extra microbes A.2. Sewage Treatment: A.2.1. Primary Filtration: using bar screens and sedimentation A.2.2. Secondary: microbial digestion of organic material A.2.3. Tertiary: chemical treatment, chlorination – kills any left other pathogens - Also removes metals and large organic materials A.3. Vaccinations A.3.1. DTP – diptheria, tetanus, pertussis A.3.2. Polio – - Salk killed virus - Sabin attenuated virus A.3.3. MMR – measles, mumps, rubella (disease that can affect fetus of pregnant woman) A.3.4. Influenza – yearly vaccine A.3.5. Smallpox eradicated in 1979 A.3.6. Hib – haemophilus influenza b dev in 1980s – also protects against ear infection
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MBI Exam 1 Outline 4 - Outline 4: Last 50 Years I. Research...

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