TYPES OF PYROGENS

July 28, 2020 Microbiology 0

There are basically two types of pyrogens: Exogenous pyrogens Endogenous pyrogens. EXOGENOUS PYROGENS Exogenous pyrogens are endotoxins or lipopolysaccharide (LPS) components of Gram negative bacteria […]

NOSOCOMIAL INFECTIONS

July 26, 2020 Microbiology 5

Nosocomial infections are defined as hospital-acquired infections (i.e., infections or diseases acquired by patients few hours after hospitalization). They can also be referred to as […]

NITROGEN CYCLE

July 25, 2020 Microbiology 0

Nitrogen cycle is defined as the biogeochemical cycle by which nitrogen is exchanged between the biosphere, lithosphere, atmosphere and hydrosphere components of the earth. It […]