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Descriptor in English: Microbiology
Descriptor in Spanish: Microbiología
Descriptor in Portuguese: Microbiologia
Descriptor in French: Microbiologie
Tree number(s): H01.158.273.540
Scope note: The study of microorganisms such as fungi, bacteria, algae, archaea, and viruses.
Annotation: the discipline (education, history, etc) only; use MICROBIOLOGICAL PHENOMENA or specifics treed under it for physiologic characteristics and processes of microorganisms, or the qualifier /microbiol with specific anatomical terms, organisms and diseases
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
See also the descriptors: Archaea MeSH
Bacteria MeSH
Fungi MeSH
Viruses MeSH
DeCS UI: 9018
Descriptor UI: D008829
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Microbiology - Preferred
Concept UI M0013767
Scope note The study of microorganisms such as fungi, bacteria, algae, archaea, and viruses.
Preferred term Microbiology



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