Prof. Rajesh Sawhney
Dr. Sawhney is a Professor & Head of Microbiology with over 16 years of academic experience in dental/medical colleges of India. He has worked as Professor of Microbiology, HU, FDRE (East Africa). He has to his credit over 20 publications in form of research papers, review articles, and book chapter. He has published a book on antibacterial activity of some medicinal plants. Author has isolated and identified couple of bacterial cultures, now deposited with MTCC, Institute of Microbial Technology and NCIM, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune. He has submitted one gene sequence to GenBank, USA under accession to NCBI.
Introductory Bacteriology is a concise practical manual especially as per requirement of dental/medical students and new entrants to the field of Microbiology. The book offers easy to follow, step wise description of microbiology laboratory equipment and relevant test procedures. The beautiful pictures of equipments and flow charts/ sketches of methodologies have been incorporated in the book to give first hand information to the readers.