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Sherris Medical Microbiology

@inproceedings{Ryan2003SherrisMM,
  title={Sherris Medical Microbiology},
  author={K. Ryan and C. Ray},
  year={2003}
}
The most dynamic, comprehensive, and student-friendly text on the nature of microorganisms and the fascinating processes they employ in producing infections diseaseA Doody's Core Title for 2015!For more than a quarter-of-a-century, no other text has explained the link between microbiology and human disease states better than "Sherris Medical Microbiology." Through a vibrant, engaging approach, this classic gives you a solid grasp of the significance of etiologic agents, the pathogenic processes… Expand
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