Macro-efforts against pathogenic microorganisms.
Medical microbiology is concerned with diseases caused by pathogenic agents such as bacteria, viruses, parasites and fungi. In today’s time, infection outbreaks and antibiotic resistance continue to encompass threat on global health. The scientific community employ increased efforts in research to improve diagnostics, disease understanding, and treatment development.
Safety precautions in a medical microbiology laboratory should be done depending on the type of pathogens handled when performing laboratory procedures.