Syllabus 2420 Spring_2007

Lecture schedule Spring 2007

Lab schedule

Unit 1 Lectures

History of Microbiology

 Anatomy of Eukaryotic Cell

Anatomy of Prokaryotic Cell

Tools of the Laboratory

Microbial nutrition, ecology and growth

Metabolism part 1

Metabolism part 2

Unit 2 Lectures

Microbial Genetics Part 1

Microbial Genetics Part 2

Biotechnology part 1

Biotechnology part 2

Control of Microbes

Microbe Human Interactions

Non-specific Defenses

Unit 3 Lectures

Specific Immunity

Disorders of the Immune System and Vaccination

Diagnosing Infections

Eukaryotic Diseases

Principles of Virology

Viral diseases

Unit 4 Lectures

Skin and Eyes

Nervous System

Cardiovacular and Lymphatic Systems

Digestive system



Spring 2007, Section 019 (49450)

Lecture Online

Lab Fri. 3:00pm-6:00pm   RM 2223


                             Instructor:  Kris Hollingsworth               Office Hours:  Friday 6:00-7:00 Rm. 2233


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Helpful or interesting websites:   (Lab handouts are found here.)




      Unit 1 Lectures

               Week 1     student information sheet

               Week 2     None

                Week 3    Homework 1                             Homework 2


Submit your presentation topic to me for approval by Friday, February 9.

Presentation Information


Test Review Sheet (All material in the textbook and lectures may be included on the test.)

Review Sheet 1






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