83.110 Microbes and Society: Good, Bad and Ugly

Microbes and Society: Good, Bad and Ugly

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 35780
Status Active

Examines historical aspects of microbial interactions with human society, including the use of microbes in food production, agriculture, biotechnology, industry and environmental preservation; explores bioterrorism, the problem of antibiotic resistance and surveys some historical and contemporary microbial diseases.