Subject: Biomedical Sciences
Credit units: 3
Offered: Either Term 1 or Term 2
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Medicine
Department: Medicine (Dean's Office)

Description

An introduction to the structure, physiology, genetics and pathogenicity of microorganisms. Topics include the structure and composition of bacteria and viruses, bacterial growth, genetics, and regulation, the role of microorganisms in disease, and an introduction to the immune system.

Prerequisite(s): BIOL 120
Prerequisite(s) or Corequisite(s): BMSC 200
Note: Students with credit for MCIM 214, MCIM 223, MCIM 224, or FAMS 212 will not receive credit for BMSC 210.

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