Southern Polytechnic State University

Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2012-2013

BIOL 4300 Virology

Prerequisite: BIOL 3000K

3-0-3

Topics explored include the structure and replication strategies of virus, techniques used for the study and diagnosis of viruses, the immune system defense against viruses, and the relationship between viruses and cancer. The historical significance, pathogenesis and replication of important human viruses can be discussed in detail.

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