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BIOL 442 : Microbial Physiology

Prerequisites: BIOL 401, 402 with a grade of C- or better; CHEM 349 or equivalent.
Description: Intended for biology majors. Function, biosynthesis, structure, and chemistry of cells and viruses; transport, chemotaxis, and energy metabolism; the regulation of growth rate and growth efficiency; mechanisms of viral and microbial differentiation.
Units: 3
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