2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 316 - Microbiology

An introduction to the study of microorganisms and microbe-host interactions. Topics include microbial cell physiology, growth, metabolism, genetics, and host-microbe relationships (for both pathogens and commensals). Specific topics include viruses, epidemiology, and immunology, including innate and adaptive immune systems and immune disorders. Laboratory focuses on aseptic culture of bacteria, differential and selective testing for diagnostics, and microscopy.
Credits: 4
Prerequisite: BIO 102 . Prerequisite or Corequisite: CHM 110  
Offered in the Spring Semester