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Fall 2017
Jan 18, 2018
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CBTA 515 - Microbio of Biologcl Thrt Agts
This ONLINE VERSION of  MICB515 will cover NIH bioterrorism agents (categories A-C), which can be utilized as biological weapons. The microbiology of these agents will focus on structure, pathology, and virulence factors. The immune response to these agents will be presented. Viral agents will include Variola and hemorrhagic fevers (Ebola and Lassa). Bacterial agents will include B. anthracis, Yersinia pestis (plague), and Francisella tularensis (tularemia). Emerging infectious disease threats such as Nipah, Hantavirus,  Dengue Fever, Zika  and SARS will also be covered.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours
0.000 Lab hours

Levels: MN or MC Graduate
Schedule Types: Distance, Lecture, Online

Cert in BHTA & EID (Online) Department

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      MN or MC Graduate

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