Oct 03, 2022  
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022 
Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022 Archived Catalog

BIO 3614 Virology

Four hours (On Campus)
A study of the structure, classification, life cycle, and pathogenesis of viruses, and the immune response to virus infections of host organisms. Human viruses will be emphasized in the lecture. Viruses will be studied as pathogens and as tools for biomedicine and biological discovery. Labs focus on methods and experimental approaches for virus detection, isolation, and purification using modern techniques of biochemistry, cell, and molecular biology. Three hours lecture-discussion and one three-hour laboratory per week. An additional fee may be associated with this course.

Prerequisites: BIO 1124  and CHM 1134  
Corequisite: BIO 3614L
Offered on campus Fall semester (even-numbered years)