MGY381H1: Microbiology Laboratory II: Viruses

Previous Course Number: 
MGY379Y1
Hours: 
12L/36P

Hands-on experiments provide the opportunity to develop skills in working safely with human viruses. Important concepts are learned through analysis of results. Topics include propagation and assay of viruses, examination of viruses by electron microscopy, replication kinetics, host response to infection and viral vectors. Valuable not only in microbiology but in fields using viruses as vectors.

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Distribution Requirements: 
Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Living Things and Their Environment (4)