May 26, 2024  
Catalog 2024-25 
Catalog 2024-25

BIO 425 - Systematic and Molecular Mycology

Examines the diverse world of fungi in terrestrial ecosystems. Fungi are ecologically and economically important decomposers, symbionts and pathogens. Introduces current fungal research topics (e.g. pathogenicity) and explore both next generation sequencing technologies for the analysis of fungal diversity, growth and virulence mechanisms.

Prerequisite(s)/Corequisite(s): [(Prereq: BIO 311  AND (BIO 320  OR BIO 322 ) AND GWAR) with a C- or better]
Typically Offered: Periodically offered

Units: 4