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2005-2006 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2005-2006 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

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BIO 150 - Parasitology

The biology and life cycles of parasites are explored, with emphasis on host/parasite interactions and evolution of parasitism. Principles of transmission, diagnosis, treatment and prevention are examined in parasites of medical, veterinary and economic importance. In the laboratory, students learn techniques to isolate, identify, and investigate representative species. (3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory.)

Prerequisites & Notes
BIO 11, 12, 13, 14 or permission of instructor. Recommended for premedical, predentistry and preveterinary students.

Credits: 4 s.h.

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