Medical Microbiology and Immunology
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March 16, 2017
1. Review T-I-U patterns
2. Learn about the oxidase test
3. Discuss two new organisms
4. Identify your unknown microorganism.
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February 6. 2017
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Med Micro Exam #3
1. Following numerous one time-good time sexual encounters, this 22 year old
man has developed urethritis with a discharge (Image 1). Culture on Thayer-Martin
agar and Gram stain are shown in Images 2&3. What is the most likely cause?
1. Which of the following would be a symptom of inflammation?
e. All of the above
2. The serum of a person with type AB blood has no preformed antibodies to type A or B blood
antigens due to:
Image 1 depicts Helicobacter pylori, a causative agent for peptic ulcer dx. The structure
indicated by arrow is Flagellum.
19y/o male w/ hx of cystic fibrosis has developed pneumonia. His sputum culture yield
1. A 17 y/o boy presented with a 10-day history of joint pain, fever, and headache.
On examination at presentation he was noted to have a characteristic rash on both
arms (image). During a walk in a forest 3 weeks before presentation, he recalls being
43 y/o male present to University Hospital w/ these lesions (white male w/ black/purple
lesions). Suspecting pt has developed AIDS, physician has ordered serum Ab test which
confirmed diagnosis. Biopsy of les
Spring Semester 2017
Small, gram negative rods
Require selective media to differentiate species
Four major features:
Nearly all ferment glucose + other sug
SPRING SEMESTER 2017
For the following Gram-negative
You should know:
(morphology, Gram stain,
Exam III Review
Initially, these infants presented with fever,
tender skin and rash, followed by the
appearance of large clear bullae that readily
ruptured, leaving exfoliated areas.
The organism isolated from both patients is shown
The cell arrangement depicted in Image 1 is
typical of a bacterium that is a common cause
of sore throat. Its morphology is best
Med Micto 3200
Lab Exercise 2
Can Gtam staining distinguish between S. auteus and- S. pyogenes? Explain.
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March 9, 2017
Lab 3: Overview/Objectives
Looking at your Throat Cultures
-Learn about bacteria that are likely to be on your plates.
Learn standard tests for bacterial identification.
March 14, 2017
1. Review key organisms from last lab.
2. Objective 1: Medically important members of
3. Objective 2: Presumptive identification of
Intro and Lab #1
Lab director - Manijeh Heidari, Ph.D.
March 2, 2017
What is a Medical Bacteriology Lab?
If your doctor tells you, Lets
run a strep test or Lets
draw some blood it is
March 7, 2017
Lab #2: outline/objectives
Examine the streaked plates from previous lab and observe
different colony morphologies (objective 1)
Demonstration of medically important G
Two Adaptive Immunity components
Consists of antibodies, which are proteins that circulate in the bloodstream
and recognize foreign structures called antigens.
Plasma cells are B cells that have been stimulated by antigen to produce