SEMINAR:TOPICS IN MICROBIOLOGY

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subject Name: 
Biology
Course Number: 
321
Institution: 
Smith College
Topics course. This course examines the impact of infectious diseases on our society. New pathogens have recently been identified, while existing pathogens have warranted increased investigation for multiple reasons, including as causative agents of chronic disease and cancer and as agents of bioterrorism. Specific emphasis on the molecular basis of virulence in a variety of organisms is addressed along with the diseases they cause and the public health measures taken to address these pathogens. Prerequisites BIO 202, or BIO 204. Recommended: BIO 306.
Comments: 
Topic: Ecology and Genomics of Emerging Infectious Diseases. Instructor Permission. Not open to first-years, sophomores
Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during all registration periods.
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Schedule #: 
20559-F14

Course Sections

SEMINAR:TOPICS IN MICROBIOLOGY
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 3.0 Robert Dorit rdorit@smith.edu W 07:30-09:30 SAB-RD 410