Development of New Vaccines

BIO 4501 3 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Undergraduate Quarter
Description Discusses the nature of infection, parasitic organisms (bacterial and viral), pathology, and immune responses in terms of host-parasite interactions. Emphasizes methods used for the identification of potential vaccine antigens. Examines new techniques for vaccine design, expression, and delivery. Discusses classical and current strategies used to produce effective vaccines. Offers students an opportunity to acquire a general understanding and application of the process of vaccine development. Requires prior completion of one year each of college-level biology and chemistry or permission of instructor.


Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.


Course Sections

There are no current sections scheduled for this course. Undergraduate course numbers changed beginning with the Fall 2016 term. Please make sure you are using the current course number.
Next Term Starts
  • Summer Graduate
    Jul 10, 2017 (4-, 6-, and 8-week classes)
    Aug 7, 2017 (4-week classes)
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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