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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
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BIO 348. Medical Microbiology

This class focuses on microorganisms of medical importance, mainly bacteria and viruses. Lecture follows an organism-by-organism approach. Key topics for each organism include general cell structure, unique structure/functions, epidemiology of the disease that the organism causes, mechanisms of pathogenesis, isolation and identification of the organism, and treatment options. Prerequisite: Grade of “C-” or better in BIO 245 .