Notes Microbiology The Scope of Microbiology - Notes Microbiology The Scope of Microbiology The Scope of Microbiology Microbiology The study of living

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Notes Microbiology The Scope of Microbiology The Scope of Microbiology Microbiology : The study of living things too small to be seen without magnification Microorganisms or microbes - these microscopic organisms Commonly called “germs, viruses, agents…” but not all cause disease and many more are useful or essential for human life How Can Microbes Be Classified? Carolus Linnaeus (Swedish) developed taxonomic system for naming plants and animals and grouping similar organisms together Leeuwenhoek’s microorganisms grouped into six categories as follows: Fungi Protozoa Algae Bacteria Archaea Small animals Fungi Eukaryotic (have membrane-bound nucleus) Obtain food from other organisms Possess cell walls
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