Applied Microbiology Notes

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This applied microbiology notes is prepared based on INC SYLLABUS. This notes is prepared specially for BSC nursing students who prepare semester examination 2024.

Applied microbiology notes is available in English as pdf.

we cover notes based on UNITS IN MICROBIOLOGY SYLLABUS

Unit -1


  • Importance and relevance to nursing Historical perspective Concepts terminology Principles microbiology


General characteristics of microbes

  • Structure and classification of Microbes bacteria Morphological types Motility
  • Colonization Size and form of microbes Temperature
  • Moisture and Growth and nutrition of and
  • Microorganisms of Blood and body fluids (negative),
  • Laboratory Methods for Identification of microorganism
  • Types of Staining simple, differential
  • (Gram’s, AFB), special synthetic, capsular staining
  • LPCB. KOH mount. Culture and media
  • preparation – solid and liquid. Types of media
  • spore, synthetic, enriche enrichment, selective, and differential media.
  • Pure culture techniques tube dilution, pour, spread, streak Anaerobic cultivation of bacteria.


pathogenic organisms

  • Micro-organisms Cocci gram positive and gram negative; Bacilli- gram positive
  • and gram-negative Viruses Fungi -Superficial and
  • Deep mycoses Parasites Rodents & vectors Characteristics, Source, portal of entry, transmission of infection,
  • Identification of disease-producing micro-organisms



  • classification reaction Antigen and antibody and structure,
  • Immunity-Types, Hypersensitivity reactions
  • Serological tests Immunoglobulins types properties Vaccines -types
    Classification, storage handling, cold chain, Immunization for various diseases Immunization
Free Applied Microbiology Notes for BSC Nursing Second Year 3rd Semester