Course Description


PHMB 401

General and Pharmaceutical Microbiology

2 lecture hours
2 exercise hours
3 practical hours
8  ECTS credits



The course deals with structure of the bacterial cell, growth, division, classification, differential staining, pharmaceutical and medical relevance, Acetobacter, Pseudomonas, Vibrio, Escherichia, Salmonella, Corynebacterium, Mycobacterium, Streptomyces, Bacillus, Clostridium, Lactobacillus, Staphylococus, Streptococcus, microbial growth control (physical and chemical), host-pathogen interaction, practical applications.


Course Editions

Spring 2016
Spring 2012