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Course Title[Course Code]:General Virology[Vet 00633a]

Faculty: Veterinary Medicine
Department: All department
Program: Veterinary Sciences
Compulsory / Elective:Compulsory
Undergraduate(Not Available-First Semester)
Lecture:( 4 ) Practical / Clinical:( - ) Tutorial:( - )

Course Description:
Help the students to under stand the fundamental characters of viruses.Provide the students with an over view on physical and chemical properties of viruses.Study the biological properties of the viruses in relation to virus Haemagglutination, virus replication in the cell, pathogenesis of viral infection and interference phenomena.Provide the students with the required knowledge about host immune response to viral infection.Provide the students with strategies to protect against and combat viral infection through vaccination.Studying the effect of some physical and chemical agents on viruses.Experimental description and application of techniques used for preparation and isolation of suspected viral samples.