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    • 7.28 Molecular Biology, Spring 2001 

      Baker, Tania A.; Bell, Stephen P. (2001-06)
      Detailed analysis of the biochemical mechanisms that control the maintenance, expression, and evolution of prokaryotic and eukaryotic genomes. Topics covered in lecture and readings of relevant literature include: gene ...
    • 7.03 Genetics, Fall 2001 

      Kaiser, Chris; Page, David C. (2001-12)
      The principles of genetics with application to the study of biological function at the level of molecules, cells, and multicellular organisms, including humans. Structure and function of genes, chromosomes and genomes. ...
    • 7.012 Introduction to Biology, Fall 2001 

      Weinberg, Robert A. (Robert Allan), 1942-; Lander, Eric S.; Gardel, Claudette L.; Mischke, Michelle D. (2001-12)
      Cell biology, immunology, neurobiology, and an exploration into current research in cancer, genomics, and molecular medicine.
    • 7.02 Introduction to Experimental Biology, Fall 2001 

      Amon, Angelika; Rich, Alexander; Pardue, Mary Lou; Chess, Andrew; Schneider, Katherine Bacon; e.a. (2001-12)
      7.02 and 7.021 require simultaneous registration. Application of experimental techniques in biochemistry, microbiology, and cell biology. Emphasizes integrating factual knowledge with understanding the design of experiments ...
    • 9.09J / 7.29J Cellular Neurobiology, Spring 2002 

      Quinn, William G.; Chess, Andrew (2002-06)
      An introduction to the structure and function of the nervous system. Emphasis placed on the cellular properties of neurons and other excitable cells. Includes the structure and biophysical properties of excitable cells, ...
    • 9.322J / 7.67 Genetic Neurobiology, Fall 2002 

      Quinn, William G.; Littleton, J. Troy (2002-12)
      Deals with the specific functions of neurons, the interactions of neurons in development, and the organization of neuronal ensembles to produce behavior, by functional analysis of mutations and molecular analysis of their ...
    • 9.110J / 7.92J Neurology, Neuropsychology, and Neurobiology of Aging, Spring 2003 

      Corkin, Suzanne; Ingram, Vernon M. (2003-06)
      Lectures and discussions explore the clinical, behavioral, and molecular aspects of brain aging processes in humans. Topics include: loss of memory and other cognitive abilitites in normal aging; neurodegenerative conditions ...
    • 9.013J / 7.68J Cellular and Molecular Neurobiology: The Brain and Cognitive Sciences III, Spring 2003 

      Constantine-Paton, Martha, 1947-; Sheng, Morgan Hwa-Tze; Garrity, Paul A. (2003-06)
      Subject covers all major areas of cellular and molecular neurobiology including excitable cells and membranes, ion channels and receptors, synaptic transmission, cell type determination, axon guidance and targeting, neuronal ...
    • 7.88J / 5.48J / 7.24J / 10.543J Protein Folding Problem, Fall 2003 

      King, Jonathan, 1941-; Gossard, D. (2003-12)
      Mechanisms by which the amino acid sequence of polypeptide chains determines their three-dimensional conformation. Topics include: sequence determinants of secondary structure; folding of newly synthesized polypeptide ...
    • 1.018J / 7.30J Fundamentals of Ecology, Fall 2003 

      Chisholm, Sallie W.; Schaider, Laurel (2003-12)
      Basic subject in ecology: understanding the flow of energy and materials through ecosystems, and what regulates the distribution and abundance of organisms. Productivity and biogeochemical cycles in ecosystems; trophic ...
    • 7.91J / 7.36J / 20.490J Foundations of Computational and Systems Biology, Spring 2004 

      Burge, Christopher; Yaffe, Michael; Woolf, Peter; Keating, Amy (2004-06)
      Serving as an introduction to computational biology, this course emphasizes the fundamentals of nucleic acid and protein sequence analysis, structural analysis, and the analysis of complex biological systems. The principles ...
    • 5.08J / 7.08J Biological Chemistry II, Spring 2004 

      Stubbe, JoAnne; Ting, Alice (2004-06)
      This course deals with a more advanced treatment of the biochemical mechanisms that underlie biological processes. Emphasis will be given to the experimental methods used to unravel how these processes fit into the ...
    • 7.013 Introductory Biology, Spring 2005 

      Sive, Hazel L.; Jacks, Tyler; Gardel, Claudette L. (2005-06)
      The MIT Biology Department core courses, 7.012, 7.013, and 7.014, all cover the same core material, which includes the fundamental principles of biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, and cell biology. Biological ...
    • BE.010J / 2.790J / 6.025J / 7.38J / 10.010J Introduction to Bioengineering, Spring 2005 

      Matsudaira, Paul T.; Belcher, Angela M.; Grodzinsky, Alan J. (2005-06)
      Designed as a freshmen seminar course, faculty from various School of Engineering departments describe the research and educational opportunities specific to and offered by their departments. Background lectures by the ...
    • 9.09J / 7.29J Cellular Neurobiology, Spring 2005 

      Littleton, Troy; Quinn, William (2005-06)
      This course serves as an introduction to the structure and function of the nervous system. Emphasis is placed on the cellular properties of neurons and other excitable cells. Topics covered include the structure and ...
    • 10.547J / 7.547J / 15.136J / HST.920J Principles and Practice of Drug Development, Fall 2005 

      Cooney, Charles; Rubin, Robert; Finkelstein MD, Stan; Allen, Tom; Sinskey, Anthony (2005-12)
      This course serves as a description and critical assessment of the major issues and stages of developing a pharmaceutical or biopharmaceutical. Topics covered include drug discovery, preclinical development, clinical ...
    • 7.013 Introductory Biology, Spring 2006 

      Sive, Hazel; Jacks, Tyler (2006-06)
      The MIT Biology Department core courses, 7.012, 7.013, and 7.014, all cover the same core material, which includes the fundamental principles of biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, and cell biology. Biological ...
    • 5.95J / 7.59J / 8.395J / 18.094J Teaching College-Level Science, Spring 2006 

      Breslow, Lori (2006-06)
      This seminar focuses on the knowledge and skills necessary for teaching science and engineering in higher education. Topics include: using current research in student learning to improve teaching; developing courses; ...
    • 7.60 Cell Biology: Structure and Functions of the Nucleus, Spring 2006 

      Sharp, Phillip; Young, Richard (2006-06)
      This course covers the fundamentals of nuclear cell biology as well as the methodological and experimental approaches upon which they are based. Topics include Eukaryotic genome structure, function, and expression, processing ...
    • 7.89 Topics in Computational and Systems Biology, Fall 2007 

      Burge, Christopher (2007-12)
      This is a seminar based on research literature. Papers covered are selected to illustrate important problems and approaches in the field of computational and systems biology, and provide students a framework from which to ...