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Course ID:VPAT 4000/6000. 3 hours.
Course Title:On the Origins of Disease
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A comparative and evolutionary perspective on the origins and pathogenesis of disease. Topics include: Darwinian medicine, pathology, natural selection and infectious disease, evolution of host defenses, evolutionary models of cancer, selective breeding and disease susceptibility, and relationships between diet and toxins. Diseases of both man and animals will be studied.
Athena Title:ORIGINS OF DISEASE
Undergraduate Prerequisite:BIOL 1108-1108L or permission of department
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
Undergraduate Pre or Corequisite:GENE(BIOL) 3200 or permission of department
Graduate Pre or Corequisite:Permission of department
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)
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