Biology | Medical Microbiology Laboratory
M445 | 14082 | Mower, R


Course format: Lab: 8:00A-11:00A, MWF, JH 451.

Requirements:  P: Biol M315 and M440 which may be taken
concurrently.  Open to majors only. M200 and M215 may be substituted
by permission of instructor. Research laboratory experience may also
substitute. Recommended: M445 parallels M440 and creates a live
learning experience that compliments M440.

Course description: An intensive course on the culture and
identification of the pathogenic bacteria of humans.

Required text: “Color Atlas of Medical Bacteriology”, by de la Maza
et al.

Weekly assignments: Take care of cultures, manage two sets of
unknowns during course.

Exams/papers: Seven quizzes; two lab practicals; two sets of
unknowns.