Biology | Virology Lecture
M430 | 0610 | Taylor, M
Course format: Lecture: 10:10A-11:00A, MWF, JH A106.
Requirements: P: Biol L211. R: Biol L311 and L312.
Course description: Introduction to viruses. General outline of structure,
assay, epidemiology, history and immune response. Use of viruses in gene
therapy. Specific human viruses discussed in-depth, includes HIV, herpes,
Required text: Flint, et.al. "Principles of Virology", and Oldstone, M
"Viruses, Plagues and History". Course notes are on the World Wide Web.
Weekly assignments: Take-home questions.
Exams/papers: Three exams (including final). Student Presentations.