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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.


Autumn quarter 2019. 

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 now from Laura Masserman <> or Andrea Brocato <>

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 <>

This class will next be offered Autumn quarter 2021.  The material on this website refers to the Autumn 2019 course.  

Schedule for 2019

Lecture schedule for 2019.

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

Mollie McDonnell,

Time & Location

Autumn Quarter 2019

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