Certificate in Genetics - Virology MICI 3114   Virology
Viruses play important roles in infectious diseases and cancer as well as in model systems for gene regulation, molecular evolution and gene therapy. Topics include: virus structure, assays, classification, gene organization and expression, host-cell interactions, cell transformation, gene therapy and molecular mechanisms of pathogenesis.
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PREREQUISITES: MICI 2100.03, BIOC 2300.03, BIOL 2020.03 and BIOL 2030.03 (a minimum of B- in each of these courses). BIOC 3400.03 should be taken either prior to or concurrently with this course; the same grade requirement applies.