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Swarthmore College    
College Bulletin - Course Catalog 
  Feb 21, 2018
College Bulletin - Course Catalog

BIOL 017. Microbial Pathogenesis and the Immune Response

A study of bacterial and viral infectious agents and of the humoral and cellular mechanisms by which vertebrates respond to them. Laboratory exercises include techniques for detecting, isolating, cultivating, quantifying, and identifying bacteria. Students may not take both BIOL 016  and BIOL 017  for credit.
Prerequisite: CHEM 022 ; BIOL 001  and BIOL 002  or by permission of the instructor.
Natural sciences and engineering practicum.
One laboratory period per week.
1 credit.
Eligible for ENVS
Fall 2018. Vollmer.
Catalog chapter: Biology  
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Check the Spring 2018 Schedule of Courses