BOT 2432 - Applied Mycology
This course is intended to familiarize students with the basic biology of yeast and fungi that are of medical importance. A survey of common mycotic infections and mycotoxicosis is presented. It includes basic hands-on laboratory exercises involving the microscopic examination of samples and isolates; collecting samples for culturing yeast and fungi; preparation, inoculation and incubation of media; identification of yeast and fungal morphotypes (both microscopic and on culture media) using dichotomous or pictographic schemes, field studies and laboratory experimentations.
Prerequisite: ENC 1101 with a grade of "C" or higher.
Terms Offered: Spring
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