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MIMM 466 Viral Pathogenesis (3 credits)

Offered by: Microbiology & Immunology (Faculty of Medicine)

Administered by: Faculty of Science


Microbiology and Immun (Sci) : A study of the biological and molecular aspects of viral pathogenesis with emphasis on the human pathogenic viruses including the retroviruses HIV and HTLV-1; herpes viruses; papilloma viruses; hepatitis viruses; and new emerging human viral diseases. These viruses will be discussed in terms of virus multiplication, gene expression virus-induced cytopathic effects and host immune response to infection.

Terms: Winter 2011

Instructors: Anne Gatignol, Chen Liang, Lorraine E Chalifour (Winter)

  • Winter
  • 3 hours of lecture
  • Prerequisites: MIMM 211, MIMM 324, MIMM 314