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2019-2020 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

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HNR 245 - Microbes and Society

This course addresses the fundamental nature of microorganisms, microbial diversity, microorganisms as agents of disease, the role of microorganisms in the biosphere, and the utilization of microorganisms by humankind. Since microbes can cause tremendous suffering or provide countless benefits, microbiology greatly affects our everyday lives. Fulfills Foundations - Life Sciences. Offered fall semester.

Credits: 3

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