BIOL 0209 - Medical Microbiology

Credits: 4

An introductory study of microorganisms. Principles of structure, metabolism, and genetics of microbes, are considered within a clinical framework. Application of basic principles focuses on medically important microorganisms, their transmission, and mechanisms of pathogenicity. Laboratory includes basic techniques for the study, enumeration, and identification of bacteria, clinical applications, and disease case studies. Students who have completed BIOL 0223  may not receive credit for this course.

Prerequisites: BIOL 0129  or CHEM 0103 .

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