MD Anderson Cancer Center UTHealth
Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

GS04 1043 Molecular Principles of Virology

Sastry, Jagan.  Three semester hours. Fall annually. Grading system: Letter Grade. Prerequisite: None.  

This general virology course places emphasis on both DNA and RNA animal viruses in terms of their properties, identification, classification, virus-host cell interactions, mechanisms of virus replication, and virus-induced transformation.  The involvement of tumor viruses in the neoplastic disease process also is presented.