MICROBIO 480 Microbial Physiology and Diversity

Essential aspects of bacterial growth, including energy metabolism, macromolecular assemblages and functions, and the integration of metabolic processes by various regulatory mechanisms. Also the diversity of microorganisms, including origins of diversity, ecological and environmental pressures that create diversity, and how to measure diversity with examples from specific environments and microbial assemblages.

Semester(s) offered: 
Spring
Prerequisites: 
MICROBIO 310
Level: 
Undergraduate
Credits: 
3