Microbiology (BIOMI)Agriculture and Life Sciences

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

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

  •  2760 BIOMI 1200   LEC 001

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Chatterjee, S

      Kaltenegger, L

      Winans, S

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Graded

  •  2788 BIOMI 1400   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: 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

  •  1995 BIOMI 2600   LEC 001

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

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1506 BIOMI 2900   LEC 001

    • MWF Morrison Hall 146
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Buckley, D

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

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

  • 4 Credits Graded

  •  1664 BIOMI 2900   LEC 002

    • MWF Morrison Hall 146
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Buckley, D

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1665 BIOMI 2900   DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1999 BIOMI 2900   DIS 202

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2000 BIOMI 2900   DIS 203

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2001 BIOMI 2900   DIS 204

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2002 BIOMI 2900   DIS 205

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2429 BIOMI 2900   DIS 206

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

  • 3 Credits Graded

  •  1507 BIOMI 2911   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite or co-requisite: BIOMI 2900. No auditing is allowed.

  •  1508 BIOMI 2911   LAB 401

    • MW Wing Hall 108
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Abou-Kandil, R

      Filter, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1509 BIOMI 2911   LAB 402

    • MW Wing Hall 114
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Filter, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1510 BIOMI 2911   LAB 403

    • TR Wing Hall 114
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Filter, J

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  2569 BIOMI 2911   LAB 404

    • TR Wing Hall 108
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Filter, J

  • Instruction Mode: 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 Graded

  •  1676 BIOMI 3310   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: one year introductory biology.

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

  •  2790 BIOMI 3500   LEC 001

    • MW To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Hewson, I

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

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

  •  2534 BIOMI 3990   SEM 101

  • Instruction Mode: 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: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BIOMI 4040BIOMS 4040

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1860 BIOMI 4040   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: BIOMI 2900 and 2910.

Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BIOMI 4040BIOMS 4040

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  •  1861 BIOMI 4040   LEC 002

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  •  1862 BIOMI 4040   DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: 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

  • 14921 BIOMI 4980   IND 601

    • TBA
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

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

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

  • 12844 BIOMI 6906   DIS 201

    • TR To Be Assigned
    • Mar 16 - May 10, 2022
    • Hewson, I

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    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

  •  1693 BIOMI 7910   DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: 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 S/U NoAud

  •  1512 BIOMI 7970   DIS 201

    • F To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Helmann, J

  • Instruction Mode: 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 S/U NoAud

  •  1513 BIOMI 7980   SEM 101

    • T To Be Assigned
    • Jan 24 - May 10, 2022
    • Staff

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

BIOMI 7990

Department of Microbiology weekly seminar. view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 0 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  1514 BIOMI 7990   SEM 101

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