Microbiology (BIOMI)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

BIOMI 1200

This class will explore the current theories about the chemical origins of life on earth, and will then use these insights to discuss the search for life on other planets, inside the Solar system and outside. ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17797BIOMI 1200  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Winans, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online

BIOMI 1400

Though antibiotic resistance puts millions of lives at peril from infectious diseases each year, antibiotics and other antimicrobials have played a critical role in helping scientists understand biologicals ... view course details

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Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  • 18151BIOMI 1400  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Hay, A

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Hybrid: rotational in person attendance to be determined by instructor.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

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

  •  2334BIOMI 2600  LEC 001

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Winans, S

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOMI 2900

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1526BIOMI 2900  LEC 001

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: one year introductory biology for majors and one year college chemistry, or equivalent. Highly recommended prerequisite: co-requisite in BIOMI 2911. Students will take discussion sections synchronously.

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

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1912BIOMI 2900  LEC 002

    • MWFOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Students will take discussion sections synchronously.

  •  1913BIOMI 2900  DIS 201

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Students will take discussion sections synchronously.

  •  2341BIOMI 2900  DIS 202

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Students will take discussion sections synchronously.

  •  2342BIOMI 2900  DIS 203

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Students will take discussion sections synchronously.

  •  2343BIOMI 2900  DIS 204

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Students will take discussion sections synchronously.

  •  2344BIOMI 2900  DIS 205

    • WOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Students will take discussion sections synchronously.

  •  2927BIOMI 2900  DIS 206

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Angert, E

      Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Students will take discussion sections synchronously.

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: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1527BIOMI 2911  LEC 001

    • FTo Be Assigned
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Prerequisite or co-requisite: BIOMI 2900. Hybrid: In person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours (Synchronously) No auditing allowed.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  •  1528BIOMI 2911  LAB 401

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

    • WWing Hall 114
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Hybrid: in person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  •  1529BIOMI 2911  LAB 402

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

    • WWing Hall 108
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Hybrid: in person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  •  1530BIOMI 2911  LAB 403

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

    • WWing Hall 114
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Hybrid: in person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  •  3202BIOMI 2911  LAB 404

    • MOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

    • WWing Hall 108
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Hybrid: in person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  •  3203BIOMI 2911  LAB 405

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

    • RWing Hall 114
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Hybrid: in person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  • 18328BIOMI 2911  LAB 406

    • RWing Hall 114
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid-Online and In Person
    Hybrid: in person attendance supplemented by additional online contact hours.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

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 Graded

  •  1928BIOMI 3310  LEC 001

    • TRTo Be Assigned
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Bowman, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: one year introductory biology.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

BIOMI 3500

Marine microorganisms fuel globally significant elemental cycles through their activities. They also drive diseases in multicellular life through pathogenesis, modulation of host-associated microbiomes, ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: EAS 3555

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18179BIOMI 3500  LEC 001

    • MWOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Hewson, I

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    You do NOT need instructor permission to enroll in this course. If you have any questions please contact TMD79@cornell.edu.

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: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit S/U NoAud

  •  3086BIOMI 3990  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Distance Learning-Asynchronous

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

  •  2159BIOMI 4040  LEC 001

    • MWTo Be Assigned
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Debbie, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: BIOMI 2900 and 2910.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

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

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  2160BIOMI 4040  LEC 002

    • MWTo Be Assigned
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Debbie, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

  •  2161BIOMI 4040  DIS 201

    • FTo Be Assigned
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Debbie, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

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

  • 14536BIOMI 4980  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Staff

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies
    Students must register using the special study form available online: https://dust.cals.cornell.edu/IndStudyPolicy.aspx.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 15394BIOMI 4980  IND 606

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Abou-Kandil, R

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16398BIOMI 4980  IND 607

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Angert, E

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Project Session Full. 

  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 16431BIOMI 4980  IND 608

    • TBA
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Hefferon, K

  • Instruction Mode: Independent Studies

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 Graded

  •  1947BIOMI 6430  LEC 001

    • MTWROnline Meeting
    • Mar 29 - May 21, 2021
    • Bowman, D

  • 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: none
  •   Seven Week - First. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 13698BIOMI 6904  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - Mar 9, 2021
    • Peters, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 13643BIOMI 6905  LEC 001

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Mar 11 - Apr 8, 2021
    • Doerr, T

  • Instruction Mode: Online

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: none
  •   Seven Week - Second. 

  • 1 Credit Stdnt Opt

  • 14074BIOMI 6906  DIS 201

    • TROnline Meeting
    • Apr 13 - May 14, 2021
    • 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 S/U NoAud

  •  1946BIOMI 7910  DIS 201

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Angert, E

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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 S/U NoAud

  •  1532BIOMI 7970  DIS 201

    • FOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Helmann, J

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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 S/U NoAud

  •  1533BIOMI 7980  SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    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

  •  1534BIOMI 7990  SEM 101

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