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General Microbiology

BIOL - 264

Credits: 4

Catalog Year: 2017

This course is a study of the various groups of microorganisms, their morphology, physiology, biochemistry, genetics, and importance to man and all other life forms. The course will emphasize the major microbial model systems, laboratory techniques of growth, control, research utilization, and safety. Current DNA recombinant technology, immunology and biotechnology will also be included. Students are required to attend both lecture and lab during the same semester.