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|BIO 648 - Fungal Genetics &Pathogenicity|
This course introduces students to two important eukaryotic organisms: Candida albicans, an opportunistic human fungal pathogen, and Saccharomyces cerevisiae, a model eukaryotic organism easily amenable to modern genetic analysis. Topics to be covered include their life cycle, morphology, virulence and pathogenicity alongside the basic molecular mechanisms that govern them.
Prerequisite: Advanced Molecular Biology and Genomics [3-0, 3 cr. ]
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours
Schedule Types: Lecture, Tutorial
Natural Sciences Department