Medical Mycology and Parasitology

CLS353 (Not Liberal Arts) $ Medical Mycology and Parasitology 4 hrs. 3 crs. The proper collection and processing of human specimens for detection and identification of clinically significant fungi and parasites will be presented. In the lab the students will study the morphological characteristics of pathogenic yeast, molds, protozoans and worms. Life cycles and epidemiology will be discussed briefly. Preq: BIO 202; BIO 265; CHEM 230; CHEM 235. 2 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory.