Academic Year: 2013 - 2014
Provides a complement to the BCMB core curriculum. Student reads research papers relating to a core lecture topic. Discussions are led by a student while a faculty member from Biochemistry or MMI act as facilitator. Helps students to develop skills in reading the primary literature and provides an introduction to the experimental paradigms underlying the concepts presented in the core course.
Student Evaluation: Reading assignment preparation and class participation
Grading Restriction: Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Catalog Subcommittee Actions: ConsentNote, TargetAud, CourseLocation, CourseFormat, AuditorsAllowedId, JointlyOffered, DeptCoList, ContactPerson, ContactEmail, ScheduleTypeId, LearningMaterial, CPInstructor, .10/07/2013; InstructorConsentId, ConsentNote, TargetAud, CourseLocation, CourseFormat, IRBSurvey, AuditorsAllowedId, JointlyOffered, DeptCoList, ContactPerson, ContactEmail, StartingOfferYear, ScheduleTypeId, LearningMaterial, .09/06/2013;
Special Comments: Requirement for students in the Departments of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, and Molecular Microbiology & Immunology enrolled in core curriculum