|Faculty:||College of Arts and Science
|Field of Study:||Immunology
|Description:||Microbiology & Immunology is a field of study probing the world of viruses, bacteria, yeasts, moulds and protozoa. It encompasses aspects of ecology, genetics, physiology, molecular biology, the development of disease, public health and the human immune system.
The Department of Microbiology and Immunology provides education in the areas of microbial physiology and pathogenesis, microbial genetics (bacterial, bacteriophage and yeast), virology, tumour biology, immunology and immunopathogenesis. These programs include necessary courses for students prepared to enter graduate studies in biomedical sciences and into health related professional schools such as Medicine, Dentistry, Veterinary Medicine and Pharmacy. Graduates are also prepared for careers in broad aspects of biotechnology and can find employment in academic/research institutions and related industries.
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