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BIOL 44600 Molecular Bacterial Pathogenesis

Session Offered:

Spring Credit 3


Undergraduate level BIOL 22100 Minimum Grade of D- or Undergraduate level BIOL 43800 Minimum Grade of D-


This is an alternate year course. Next offered Spring 2021, Spring 2023. 

This course will focus on the interface of classical cell biology and microbiology, with emphasis on the exploitation of mammalian host cell by medically relevant pathogens, such as Yersinia, Salmonella, and Listeria. This course will cover the molecular mechanisms of infectious diseases. It will introduce modern cellular microbial strategies for studying the complex interaction between pathogens and their host cells. Topics and readings will be prepared from the most current literature.




Title: Cellular Microbiology
Author: Pascale Cossart et al.
ISBN: 9781555813024
Edition: 2nd


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