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MCB 532 Human Pathogenic Viruses: Class Schedule

Course description: Students will learn basic and advanced concepts in virology by focusing on major groups of human pathogenic viruses. The major emphasis will be on virus replication, evolution, and pathogenesis. Offered Autumn Quarter of odd years.


This class is offered Autumn quarter 2021.

Class size is limited to 32 students in the MCB, Microbiology,  Pathobiology, or Immunolgy Ph.D programs. Other programs by permission of instructor.  Add codes are available from Mauro Do <>.

Grading: 40% of your grade is based on class participation, 30% on the problem sets, and 30% on the final project.  Every class consists of a both a lecture and discussion of a paper.

Class is offered autumn quarter of odd years. 

Michael Emerman <>

Class will be online via Zoom.  It might switch to a hybrid of in-person and online later in the quarter if conditions permit.  Zoom links will be emailed just before the start of the quarter.

Schedule for 2021

Lecture schedule for 2021

Class Schedule

Go to "Lectures and Discussion Papers" page to download the lectures and find the Discussion papers.  Lecture files will be uploaded a day or so before the actual lecture.


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Michael Emerman
Room C2-019
Hutchinson Building
Phone = 206-667-5058

Class TA

Vanessa Montoya,

Time & Location

Autumn Quarter 2019

Tuesdays and Thursdays
1:30-3:00 p.m.
FHCRC, Room B1-072/B1-074