Molecular Virology (MCIM 417.3)

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Syllabus / Public content Section Term Instructor
MCIM 417 01 September 2017 Joyce Wilson
MCIM 417 01 September 2016 Joyce Wilson


Concepts in the molecular biology of Viruses are considered. The course covers molecular biological themes common to life cycles of all viruses, including virion structure, virus entry, gene expression, genome replication, assembly, release, and virus-host interactions. In addition, representative members of animal virus families are used as models to illustrate specific viological events and modern methods to study viruses.


BMSC 200.3, 210.3, 220.3.


MCIM 326.3 is recommended. Students with credit for MICR 417 may not take this course for credit.

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