AUBIO 475 - Pathogenic Mechanisms of Microorganisms

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-3)

Augustana Faculty

Examination of the pathogenic mechanisms used by selected bacteria, and protists that cause human diseases. Pathogens will be compared with a focus on the method of entry, colonization and invasion of host tissue used by various microbes and the microbial factors required to cause infection and disease. Epidemiological approaches, antimicrobials and antibiotic resistance will also be presented. Prerequisites: AUBIO 274 (2021) or 374.

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