PHAR 733 Advanced General Microbiology

(3Cr: 2Lec, 2Lab)
The course includes lectures covering microbial cell structure and function, microbial physiology, general principles of microbial pathogenesis, adhesion and invasion strategies, antibiotic resistance, bacterial toxins, intracellular survival strategies, and biofilms. The course includes also a series of discussion groups in specialized areas of. modem microbiology. In addition, all students in this course are required to present 3 seminars concerning advanced topics in microbiology.