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BIOL 4350 - Virology


This course will provide an exploration of the essential aspects of virology. Introductory examination of viral structure, entry, and replication for each of the major classes of viruses serve as a foundation. Case studies will examine virus host interactions and strategies for prevention and intervention of viral infection. Additional topics include: emerging viruses, viral detection, viral extinction, beneficial use of viruses, modified viruses as research tools.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisite: BIOL 4620  and BIOL 4310  or permission of instructor.

When Offered: Fall term annually.



Cross Listed: BIOL 6350 . A student cannot get credit for both BIOL 4350 and BIOL 6350 .

Credit Hours: 4



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