BIOL 5729 Medical Virology 3/0/3
Prerequisite: BIOL 3310 or consent of Instructor
Medical virology is designed as an introduction to viruses that are involved in human disease. The student will obtain a broad, comprehensive understanding of the principles of virology using specific medical examples. The course will focus on a detailed study of the viral structure, replication, gene expression, pathogenesis, and host defense.