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2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog 
2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 292/292L - General Microbiology and Lab

An introduction to microorganisms, including bacteria, single-celled eukaryotes, and viruses.  Specific areas covered include cultivation, detection using conventional and molecular approaches, cell biology and metabolism, genetics, virulence and infectious disease, microbial ecology, genetic engineering and industrial applications. Laboratory work (separate syllabus and component) involves cultivation and analysis of microorganisms.(Lecture: 3 cr.; Lab: 1 cr.)  Satisfies the Science and Math core requirement.

Prerequisites & Notes
 BIO102 and BIO103 with labs, or permission of instructor. 

(Cr: 4)