03-709: Applied Cell and Molecular Biology-Department of Biological Sciences - Carnegie Mellon University

03-709: Applied Cell and Molecular Biology

The purpose of this course is to review key cellular and molecular phenomenon in biological pathways with strong emphasis on latest experimental techniques used in applications including but not limited to disease diagnosis, therapeutics, large scale genomic and proteomic analysis. Knowledge gained from this course will be both conceptual and analytical. Students will periodically write extensive research reports on select topics and give oral presentations on a select few, while critically analyzing primary literature.

Fall: 12 units