Microbiology and Environmental ToxicologyMETX282 Current Approaches to Molecular Pathogenesis

Graduate level seminar focusing on the mechanisms by which bacterial pathogens cause disease. Specific topics include basic concepts of virulence and virulence factors, virulence factor regulation, toxins, and interactions of pathogens with mammalian cells and organs. Discussions focus on several key pathogens, including Helicobacter pylori, Vibrio cholerae, Salmonella typhimuruim, and Listeria monocytogenes.

Credits

2

Instructor

Karen Ottemann

Repeatable for credit

Yes