Category Archives: Biology

Biology

  • 20.400J / 7.548J Perspectives in Biological Engineering, Spring 2006
    This seminar-format course provides an in-depth presentation and discussion of how engineering and b
  • 7.012 Introduction to Biology, Fall 2004
    The MIT Biology Department core courses, 7.012, 7.013, and 7.014, all cover the same core material,
  • 7.013 Introductory Biology, Spring 2006
    The MIT Biology Department core courses, 7.012, 7.013, and 7.014, all cover the same core material,
  • 7.014 Introductory Biology, Spring 2005
    The MIT Biology Department core courses, 7.012, 7.013, and 7.014, all cover the same core material,
  • 7.03 Genetics, Fall 2004
    This course discusses the principles of genetics with application to the study of biological functio
  • 7.13 Experimental Microbial Genetics, Fall 2003
    Also referred to as the Microbial Genetics Project Lab, this is a hands-on research course designed
  • 7.16 Experimental Molecular Biology: Biotechnology II, Spring 2005
    The course applies molecular biology and reverse genetics approaches to the study of apoptosis, or p
  • 7.18 Topics in Experimental Biology, Fall 2005
    This independent experimental study course is designed to allow students with a strong interest in i
  • 7.22 / 7.72 Developmental Biology, Fall 2005
    This graduate and advanced undergraduate level lecture and literature discussion course covers the c
  • 7.27 Principles of Human Disease, Spring 2006
    This course covers current understanding of, and modern approaches to human disease, emphasizing the
  • 7.28 / 7.58 Molecular Biology, Spring 2005
    This course covers a detailed analysis of the biochemical mechanisms that control the maintenance, e
  • 7.340 Ubiquitination: The Proteasome and Human Disease, Fall 2004
    This course is one of many Advanced Undergraduate Seminars offered by the Biology Department at
  • 7.340 Nano-life: An Introduction to Virus Structure and Assembly, Fall 2005
    Watson and Crick noted that the size of a viral genome was insufficient to encode a protein large en
  • 7.340 Immune Evasion: How Sneaky Pathogens Avoid Host Surveillance, Spring 2004
    Every infection consists of a battle between the invading pathogen and the resisting host. To b
  • 7.342 Cancer Biology: From Basic Research to the Clinic, Fall 2004
    This course is one of many Advanced Undergraduate Seminars offered by the Biology Departme
  • 7.343 Protein Folding, Misfolding and Human Disease, Fall 2004
    This course is one of many Advanced Undergraduate Seminars offered by the Biology Department at MIT.
  • 7.344 RNA Interference: A New Tool for Genetic Analysis and Therapeutics, Fall 2004
    This course is one of many Advanced Undergraduate Seminars offered by the Biology Department at MIT.
  • 7.345 Evolution of the Immune System, Spring 2005
    In this course, evolutionary pathways that have led to the development of innate and adaptive immuni
  • 7.349 Biological Computing: At the Crossroads of Engineering and Science, Spring 2005
    Imagine you are a salesman needing to visit 100 cities connected by a set of roads. Can you do it wh
  • 7.391 / 7.931 Concept-Centered Teaching, Fall 2005
    Do you like teaching, but find yourself frustrated by how little students seem to learn? Would you l
  • 7.391 / 7.931 Concept-Centered Teaching, Spring 2006
    Do you like teaching, but find yourself frustrated by how little students seem to learn? Would you l
  • 7.51 Graduate Biochemistry, Fall 2001
    The tools and analytical methods that biochemists use to dissect biological problems. Analysis of th
  • 7.60 Cell Biology: Structure and Functions of the Nucleus, Spring 2006
    This course covers the fundamentals of nuclear cell biology as well as the methodological and experi
  • 7.91J / 7.36J / 20.490J Foundations of Computational and Systems Biology, Spring 2004
    Serving as an introduction to computational biology, this course emphasizes the fundamentals of nucl
  • 7.A12 Freshman Seminar: Structural Basis of Genetic Material: Nucleic Acids, Fall 2005
    Since the discovery of the structure of the DNA double helix in 1953 by Watson and Crick, the inform