Emory University

Graduate Division of Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

Address:

1462 Clifton Road

Suite 314

Atlanta, GA 30322

United States

Phone:

404-727-2547

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Microbiology and Molecular Genetics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Program in Microbiology and Molecular Genetics (MMG) provides training in the study of microorganisms as well as in the use of microbial models to investigate basic problems in molecular genetics. The program is designed not only for students interested in academic careers in teaching and research, but also for those interested in careers in related aspects of medicine and industry.

Research training is offered in bacterial genetics and physiology, microbial development, molecular biology of viruses and bacterial pathogens, mechanisms of bacterial and viral pathogenesis, molecular biology of gene regulation, antibiotic resistance, antiviral and vaccine development.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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