Harvard University - Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology

The Microbes

by Karine A Gibbs

September 4th, 2013

This course is an in-depth survey of the microbial world, i.e., organisms invisible to the naked (human) eye. We will examine microbes, including bacteria, small parasites, and viruses, through their connections to human society, from medicine and disease to applied technologies.

New time: Tu/Th 2:30 – 4 p.m.

New place: BioLabs 1058

New features: Now incorporating hands-on experiments

Same faculty: Prof. K. A. Gibbs

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