Plattsburgh State University logo

Biology 202 - Introduction to Microbiology

My Home | Course Home | Assignments | Class Notes | MicroWorld |

Term Paper & Team Presentation Topics      

Read the Term Paper Guidelines & Instructions carefully!

You may choose any topic related to Microbiology provided it has not already been chosen by someone else.

Name:                       
E-Mail:
Desired Topic:

Spring 2023 Term paper topics

Last First Topic
  Acanthamoeba keratitis
  Acne
  Actinomycosis
  African Sleeping Sickness
  Amebiasis
  Anthrax
  Antibiotic resistance & overuse
  Aspergillosis
  Babesiosis
  Balantidiasis
  Beer making
  Bioinsecticides
  Bioreactors
  Bioremediation
  Blastomycosis 
  Blue tongue disease
  Botulism
  Bread making 
  Brucellosis
  Bubonic plague (Yersinia pestis)
  Burkitt's lymphoma
  Campylobacter
  Candidiasis
  Cat Scratch Disease (Bartonellosis)
  Chagas disease
  Chancroid
  Cheese making
  Chickenpox
  Chlamydia
  Cholera
  CJD
  Coccidiomycosis
  common cold
  Conjunctivitis
  Coxsackie virus
  Cryptococcosis
  Cryptosporidiasis
  Dengue fever
  Dental caries
  Diphtheria
  Dysentery (bacterial) - Shigellosis
  Ebola
  Ehrlichiosis
  Elephantiasis
  Encephalitis
  Endocarditis
  Erysipelas
  Fifth disease
  Food poisoning
  Gas gangrene
  Giardia
  Gonorrhea
  granuloma inguinale
  Hanson's disease (leprosy)
  Hanta virus
  Hendra virus
  Hepatitis
  Herpes
  Histoplasmosis
  HIV (AIDS)
  HPV (Gential warts)
  Impetigo
  Influenza
  L-form bacteria
  Lassa fever
  Legionnaire's disease
  Leishmaniasis
  Leptospirosis
  Listeriosis
    Lyme Disease
  Malaria
  Marburg
  Measles
  Meningitis
  Molluscum contagiosum
  Mononucleosis
  MRSA
  Mumps
  Necrotizing fasciitis
  Neisseria
  Otitis media
  Peptic ulcer disease
  Pharyngitis
  Pneumonia
  Polio
  Potato blight
  Primary amebic meningoencephalitis (Naegleria fowleri)
  Probiotics
  Pseudomembrane colitis
  Psittacosis (parrot fever)
  Puerperal fever
    Q-fever
  Rabies
  Relapsing fever
  Rheumatic fever
  Rift Valley fever
  Ringworm
  Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
  Rubella
  Salmonella
  SARS
  Scalded Skin Syndrome
  Scarlet fever
  Sepsis
  Shigella
  Shingles
  silaging
  Smallpox
  Sporotrichosis
  Syphilis
  Tetanus
  Toxic shock syndrome
  Toxoplasmosis
  Trachoma
  Trench fever
  Trichomoniasis
  Tuberculosis
  Tularemia (Rabbit fever)
  Typhoid fever
  Typhus fever
  Urinary tract infections & biofilms
  Vaginitis
  West Nile Virus
  Whooping cough
  Wine making
  Yellow fever
  Yogurt making 
  Zygomycosis

Suggested Topics

Specific disease - also see inside front cover of your textbook and chapters 22 - 27

Specific microbe - also see chapters 11 - 13

Special topics - Genetics, ecology, industry, fermentation, Beer making, wine making, silaging, bioremediation, lioleaching, bioterrorism, bioinsecticides, cheese making, microbial habitats (geysers, Arctic), bioelectricity