Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for ADVANCED VIROLOGY (260.624.01), a course offered by the Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Includes lectures on a diverse collection of viruses, with emphasis on molecular biology and pathogenesis. Approximately 50% course content consists of student presentations and discussion of primary literature.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
- Describe in depth and in detail the replication and pathogenesis of a number of different viruses
- Critically analyze and critique the literature
- identify novel and important areas of research
Tue Thu 1:30 PM to 3:20 PM
260.623 or consent of instructor
PhD or ScM students who have taken fundamental virology.
Grading Policy: Student evaluation based on class participation and a final exam.
Grading Restrictions: Letter grade