Introductory Virology

MIMG XL 102

This course explores the viral world and its diversity along with its role in epidemic diseases and cancer.

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Fall
Spring
Remote Instruction
Starting at $995.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Assess major human viral threats along with the drugs used for treatment
  • Detect and evaluate biological properties of bacterial and animal viruses
  • Classify and compare various influenza viruses

About this course:

This course covers the biological properties of bacterial and animal viruses, replication, methods of detection, interactions with host cells, and multicellular hosts. Topics provide a general overview of the viral world and its diversity. The main focus will be on comparing the different viral taxa, especially their replication mechanisms; interactions with host cell/organisms; and their role as etiological agents of epidemic diseases, cancer, and heart conditions. Their use as molecular tools will also be discussed.
Prerequisites
Life Sciences 7A, 7B, and 23L.

Fall 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses have regular meeting times and are fully online, via remote instruction. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Enrollment Closed
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Tuesday 7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Olivier Pernet
375951
Fee:
$995.00
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Notes

Lecture three hours. 

Visitors not permitted. Enrollment deadline: October 6, 2020. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2020
Course Requirements
(Optional) Fundamentals of Molecular Virology by Nicholas H. Acheson
Schedule
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Date
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Lecture
Tue Sep 29, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 6, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 13, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 20, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Oct 27, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 3, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 10, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 17, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Nov 24, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Dec 1, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online
Lecture
Tue Dec 8, 2020
7:00PM PT - 10:00PM PT
Online

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