Analysis of virus-host interactions at the molecular level with a view to understanding how viruses cause disease. Course material is based on recent research publications. Topics may include: virus entry and intercellular trafficking, activation of host cell signalling pathways, viral and host determinants of tissue tropism within the host and transmission between hosts.
Prerequisite: BCH311H1/CSB349H1/MGY311Y1, CSB351Y1/MGY378H1
Recommended Preparation: IMM334Y1/IMM335Y1
Course Coordinator: Dr. Martha Brown
Offered: September to December 2015 - Thursdays ( 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
Location: Medical Sciences Building, Room 4171