Microbial Physiology and Genetics   [Archived Catalog]
2012-2013 Catalog [Aug. 2012-Aug. 2013]

MCB 4404 - Microbial Physiology and Genetics

This course is a study of the structure and physiology of bacterial cells. The principles of biosynthetic metabolism, aerobic and anaerobic energetic metabolism, and genetic regulation will also be examined. Current research topics will be covered including biotechnology, protein secretion, quorum sensing and metabolism of archaea.
Prerequisites: MCB 3020C with a grade of "C" or better.
Degrees Offered: B.S.

Credit Hours:3. 
Contact Hours: 3.