MOL 523 No Pass/D/Fail
Molecular Basis of Cancer
Sample reading list:
R. Weinberg, The Biology of Cancer, Garland Science (2007)
Wood, et al, The genomic landscape of human breast and colorectal cancers
Hanahan & Weinberg, The Hallmarks of Cancer, Cell (2000)
DeVita et al., Cancer Principles and Practice of Oncology, 7th Edition
Students will be required to write a midterm paper discussing the molecular basis of a particular form of cancer and to make a oral presentation at the end of the course discussing possible novel means of therapeutic treatments for that cancer.
Not Open to Freshmen.
Course will meet twice a week for sessions devoted in part to lectures and in part to class discussion analyzing current research topics taken from the primary research literature.
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