LMP436H1 - Microbial Pathogenesis 36L

Course description

The course focuses on host-microbial interaction and analyzes the mechanisms underlying innate immune defense against pathogens.

The course will alternate general lectures and article analysis, and will also include presentations from a selection of invited speakers.

Course coordinator

Dr Stephen Girardin

Office address: MSB, Room 6304


Teaching assistant

Sam Killackey



Term Winter 2021
Class location and time

Wednesdays 1.00 pm - 3.00 pm

Online Synchronous

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Course details

  • Hours: 36L
  • Prerequisite: BCH210H1/BCH242Y1, IMM334Y1/MGY377H1
  • Exclusions: none
  • Distribution requirements: Science
  • Breadth requirement: Living Things and Their Environment (4)
  • Enrolment limits: 45 students

Student evaluation

Assignments (Article Analysis) 16%

Midterm Feb 24th, 2020 (Lectures 1- 5)  38%

Exam April TBA (Cumulative) 46%