1.0 Aims and Objectives                                                                                            Back


Biol 2005 Medical Microbiology and Parasitology is an introduction to infectious and infective diseases and their importance. It includes: bacterial structure and antibiotic action; viral structure, the basic virulence mechanisms by which micro-organisms cause disease; the understanding of parasites and the control of parasitic infections and the host response to infection. Our overall aim is to stimulate your interest in the biology of viruses, bacteria and the protozoa and helminth worms, which cause infectious diseases.



Dr. Clive Bennett 2006                                                                                                    Back