Studies and Majors


Leading Virology Schools
School   (degrees awarded)
Harvard University   (10 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
Baylor College of Medicine   (6 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston   (2 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
Virology Description

A program that focuses on the scientific study of subcellular pieces of genetic material, called viruses, that inhabit living cells in parasitical relationships and their role in disease. Includes instruction in virus taxonomy and systematics, viral structures, viral genetics, prions, virus/host cell interaction, viral pathogenesis, and applications to specific topics such as cancer biology.

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