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NINTH EDITION

Burton’s MICROBIOLOGY FOR THE HEALTH SCIENCES
Paul G. Engelkirk, PhD, MT(ASCP), SM(AAM)
Biomedical Educational Services (Biomed Ed) Belton, Texas Adjunct Faculty, Biology Department Temple College, Temple, TX

Janet Duben-Engelkirk, EdD, MT(ASCP)
Biomedical Educational Services (Biomed Ed) Belton, Texas Adjunct Faculty, Biotechnology Department Temple College, Temple, TX

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