Interesting Web Sites

Government
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) http://www.cdc.gov/
National Center for Infectious Diseases, CDC http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/
Public Health Image Library (CDC) http://phil.cdc.gov/Phil/default.asp
Food and Drug Administration  http://www.fda.gov/
Bad Bug Book (FDA)  http://vm.cfsan.fda.gov/~mow/intro.html
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture http://www.usda.gov/
U.S. Geological Survey http://water.usgs.gov/
Environmental Protection Agency http://www.epa.gov/epahome/index.html
National Library of Medicine http://www.nlm.nih.gov
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services http://os.dhhs.gov/
National Institutes of Health http://www.nih.gov
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID, NIH) http://www.niaid.nih.gov/
NASA Homepage http://www.nasa.gov/NASA_homepage.html/
National Biotechnology Information Facility http://www.nbif.org/
Georgia Division of Public Health  http://www.ph.dhr.state.ga.us/
New York City Department of Health http://www.ci.nyc.ny.us/html/doh/

Organizations
World Health Organization  http://www.who.int/
American Society for Microbiology  http://www.asmusa.org/
National Foundation for Infectious Disease (NFID Recommended Web Sites & Virtual Library of Diseases)  http://www.nfid.org/library/
Society for General Microbiology http://www.socgenmicrobiol.org.uk/default.htm
International Society for Evolutionary Protistology http://megasun.bch.umontreal.ca/isep/isep.html
Phycological Society of America http://www.psaalgae.org/
Society for Invertebrate Pathology Homepage http://www.sipweb.org/
International Society for Plant Pathology http://www.isppweb.org/
International Society for Microbial Ecology http://microbes.org/
American Medical Association http://www.ama-assn.org/
Infectious Diseases Society of America http://www.idsociety.org/
American Dental Organization http://www.ada.org/
National Academy of Sciences http://www.nas.edu/
Pan American Health Organization http://www.paho.org/
Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists http://www.cste.org/

Universities
MEDWEB @ Emory University http://www.MedWeb.Emory.Edu/MedWeb/
Johns Hopkins Infectious Diseases http://hopkins-id.edu/

Laboratories and Institutes
Howard Hughes Medical Institute http://www.hhmi.org/
HHMI Virtual Lab http://www.hhmi.org/grants/lectures/vlab1/
Karolinska Institutet (Alphabetic list of diseases/disorders) http://www.mic.ki.se/Diseases/alphalist.html
Karolinska Institutet (History of Diseases)  http://www.mic.ki.se/HistDis.html
Public Health Laboratory Service (London) http://www.phls.co.uk/index.htm
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory http://www.cshl.org/

Industries
Pfizer Microbes Site http://www.pfizer.com/rd/microbes/
Scotcal (Murray the Bacterium) http://www.scotcal.com/murray/index.html

Periodicals
Scientific American http://www.sciam.com
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences http://www.pnas.org/
Science  http://www.sciencemag.org

Museums
Epidemic! (The World of Infectious Disease) (American Museum of Natural History)  http://www.amnh.org/exhibitions/epidemic/
University of California Museum of Paleontology http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/
Access Excellence (@ The National Health Museum) http://www.accessexcellence.org/

Documentaries for Television
Plague War (Frontline)  http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/plague/
The Brain Eater (NOVA)  http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/madcow/
Surviving AIDS (NOVA)  http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/aids/

Opportunities
Summer Internships in Microbiology http://www.geocities.com/endre_rl/intern.html

Other Sites with Information on Microbiology
Biomednet  http://www.bmn.com
Promed http://www.fas.org/promed/
Ideal Online Library (Harcourt) http://www.idealibrary.com/
Epidemic!  http://www.discovery.com/exp/epidemic/epidemic.html
Microbiology (N.R. Chamberlain) http://www.suite101.com/welcome.cfm/microbiology
Medical Microbiology (Neal Chamberlain's Look at the Microbial World)  http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/3504/
Microbe World http://www.microbeworld.org/
Microbial Literacy Collaborative http://www.microbeworld.org/mlc/
Digital Learning Center for Microbial Ecology http://commtechlab.msu.edu/sites/dlc-me/
Microbe Zoo http://commtechlab.msu.edu/sites/dlc-me/zoo/
Stalking the Mysterious Microbe http://www.microbe.org/
CELLS alive!  http://www.cellsalive.com/
All the Virology on the World Wide Web (David M. Sander) http://www.tulane.edu/~dmsander/garryfavweb.html
Treasures from the Kingdom of Fungi http://www.mcn.org/2/tfl/
Plant Pathology Online http://www.apsnet.org/
Plant Pathology Internet Guide Book http://www.ifgb.uni-hannover.de/extern/ppigb/
Bugs on the Web http://bugs.uah.ualberta.ca/webbug/index.htm
Microbiology Web http://www.imsa.edu/team/bio/micro/
Outbreak! http://www.nbif.org/outbreak/
The Tree of Life http://phylogeny.arizona.edu/tree/phylogeny.html
Protist Image Data http://megasun.bch.umontreal.ca/protists/protists.html
Microbiology Web http://www.imsa.edu/team/bio/micro/
The Microbiology Network http://microbiol.org/
The Microbial Undergroundís Guide to Microbiology on the Net http://www.medschool.lsumc.edu/Micr/mirror/public_html/microbio.html
Microbiology http://www.microbiology.com
Vaccine Page http://vaccines.org/
Health Central http://www.healthcentral.com/home/home.cfm
Healthfinder http://www.healthfinder.com/
Health http://www.discoveryhealth.com
The Cell http://library.thinkquest.org/3564/

Sites of Historical Interest
Significant Events of the Last 125 Years  http://www.asmusa.org/mbrsrc/archive/SIGNIFICANT.htm
Views of the Famine (Irish Potato Famine) (compiled by Steve Taylor)  http://vassun.vassar.edu/~sttaylor/FAMINE/
Highlights in the History of Microbiology http://stlcc.cc.mo.us/fp/users/kkiser/history.page.htm

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