Scope of MicrobiologyWhat is Microbiology? The study of microbes
Microbe-an organism too small to be seen with out a microscope
Groups studied in Microbiology1.) Bacteria, Viruses, Algae*, Fungi*, Protozoan *Not all are microscopic. Example: Shelf Fungi
2.) Helminths-parasitic worms
Parasites-live on and harm organisms
Arthropods-tics, insects, spiders
Vectors-carriers of diseases.