Microbiology (BIOMI)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

BIOMI 1100

Microbial habitats are literally everywhere on a college campus – and college students interact with microorganisms daily. From the athlete locker room, to the kitchen, to the bathroom, to between the ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4158BIOMI 1100  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    If unable to enroll due to cap of class being met please email TMD79@cornell.edu for a permission code. Thank you.

  •  4159BIOMI 1100  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  4160BIOMI 1100  DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  4161BIOMI 1100  DIS 203

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  4162BIOMI 1100  DIS 204

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  4163BIOMI 1100  DIS 205

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  • 18233BIOMI 1100  DIS 206

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

BIOMI 2600

This course provides an introduction to the microbiology of microbial diseases. The primary focus is on molecular mechanisms of pathogenesis, including detection of the host environment, binding of pathogenic ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  3250BIOMI 2600  LEC 001

    • MWFFernow Hall G24
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Winans, S

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Prerequisites: One semester of introductory biology or equivalent.

BIOMI 2900

Comprehensive overview of the biology of microorganisms, with emphasis on bacteria. Topics include microbial cell structure and function, physiology, metabolism, genetics, diversity, and ecology. Also ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOMI 2900

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1741BIOMI 2900  LEC 001

    • MWFMorrison Hall 146
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Prerequisite: one year introductory biology for majors and one year college chemistry, or equivalent. Highly recommended prerequisite: co-requisite in BIOMI 2911.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BIOMI 2900

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2524BIOMI 2900  LEC 002

    • MWFMorrison Hall 146
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  2525BIOMI 2900  DIS 201

    • MStocking Hall 201
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  3257BIOMI 2900  DIS 202

    • MStocking Hall 201
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  3258BIOMI 2900  DIS 203

    • TStocking Hall M01
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  3259BIOMI 2900  DIS 204

    • WWarren Hall 113
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  3260BIOMI 2900  DIS 205

    • WStocking Hall M01
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  4054BIOMI 2900  DIS 206

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

BIOMI 2911

This class will introduce you to current concepts and laboratory techniques in microbiology.  Our goal is to show you how scientists use experiments to learn about the microbes around us, with an emphasis ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 3 Credits Opt NoAud

  •  1742BIOMI 2911  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Prerequisite or co-requisite: BIOMI 2900.

  •  1743BIOMI 2911  LAB 401

    • MW
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  1744BIOMI 2911  LAB 402

    • MW
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  1745BIOMI 2911  LAB 403

    • TR
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  • 17342BIOMI 2911  LAB 404

    • TR
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  • 17343BIOMI 2911  LAB 405

    • TR
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

BIOMI 3310

This course is an introduction to the basic animal parasites, stressing systematics, taxonomy, general biology, ecological interactions, and behavior of non-medically important groups. Introduces the major ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOMS 3310

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2561BIOMI 3310  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Prerequisite: one year introductory biology.

BIOMI 3990

This course complements the Undergraduate Research Experience program coordinated by the Cornell Institute of Host-Microbe Interactions and Disease. The goal is to introduce students interested in research ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  4338BIOMI 3990  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

BIOMI 4040

Course in medical microbiology, presenting the major groups of bacterial pathogens important to human and veterinary medicine. Emphasizes infection and disease pathogenesis. Topics include disease causality; ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOMI 4040BIOMS 4040

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2919BIOMI 4040  LEC 001

    • MWFernow Hall G24
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Debbie, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Prerequisite: BIOMI 2900 and 2910.

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BIOMI 4040BIOMS 4040

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2920BIOMI 4040  LEC 002

    • MWFernow Hall G24
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Debbie, D

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

  •  2921BIOMI 4040  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

BIOMI 4140

Consideration of the evolutionary biology, physiology, ecology, genetics, and practical potential of important groups of prokaryotes. Topics include prokaryotic phylogeny, the evolution of diverse mechanisms ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4164BIOMI 4140  LEC 001

    • MWF
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Zinder, S

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

BIOMI 4980

Designed to give qualified undergraduate students teaching experience through actual involvement in planning and assisting in biology courses. This experience may include supervised participation in a ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1747BIOMI 4980  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Students must register using the special study form available online: https://dust.cals.cornell.edu/IndStudyPolicy.aspx.

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  4377BIOMI 4980  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 19382BIOMI 4980  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Angert, E

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

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Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 19489BIOMI 4980  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Jan 21 - May 5, 2020
    • Hefferon, K

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

BIOMI 6000

Though it puts millions of lives in peril from infectious diseases, antibiotic resistance has played a critical role in helping scientists elucidate the mechanistic underpinnings of macromolecular biosynthesis ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 19497BIOMI 6000  LEC 001

    • MW
    • Apr 6 - May 12, 2020
    • Hay, A

  • Instruction Mode: Online

BIOMI 6430

In-depth look at the management of pathogens in animal manures. Reviews the pathogens involved, the role of governing agencies, the survival of pathogens in the field, and methods of pathogen destruction. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BEE 6430VTMED 6430

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2582BIOMI 6430  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Online

BIOMI 6904

Reviews the fundamental concepts of microbial genetics including mutations and their analysis, plasmids, conjugation, transformation, transduction, transposition, recombination, repair, ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  • 14453BIOMI 6904  LEC 001

BIOMI 6905

Introduction to the fundamental concepts of bacterial pathogenesis including the normal flora, pathogen entry and colonization, the production and regulation of toxins, horizontal transfer of pathogenesis ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Graded

  •  3355BIOMI 6905  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person

BIOMI 6906

This course is intended to give graduate students an introduction to virology in an environmental setting. As crucial components of ecosystem function in many habitats, viruses infecting bacteria ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 14665BIOMI 6906  DIS 201

    • TR
    • Apr 21 - May 12, 2020
    • Hewson, I

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: introductory biology course.

BIOMI 7910

Reading and presentation by graduate students of current literature in selected areas of modern microbiology. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  2581BIOMI 7910  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Enrollment limited to: graduate students in microbiology.

BIOMI 7970

The ability to communicate effectively is essential for success as a scientist. The primary goal of this course is to provide students with an opportunity to develop self-confidence and refine their formal ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  1748BIOMI 7970  DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Requirement for: graduate students in graduate field of microbiology for first two semesters; third semester optional.

BIOMI 7980

All graduate students in the field of microbiology are required to attend and present a seminar concerning their research at least once each year. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Sat/Unsat

  •  1749BIOMI 7980  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Requirement for graduate students in the field of Microbiology.

BIOMI 7990

Thesis research for Ph.D. students only before "A" exam has been passed. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 0 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1750BIOMI 7990  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Requirement for all graduate students in the field of Microbiology. Open to all who are interested.