BIOMG 6320

BIOMG 6320

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2020-2021.

This course will cover basic aspects of tissue morphogenesis and homeostasis with emphasis on the biological role of embryonic and adult stem cells in development, and their possible clinical applications. The focus will be placed on mouse and human stem cells. The discussion will be structured around relevant research papers that allow more in-depth analysis of the material taught during lectures.

When Offered Spring (offered in odd-numbered years).

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: BIOMG 1350, BIOMG 2801 or permission of instructor.

Distribution Category (PBS-AS, BIO-AS)

Outcomes
  • Describe how a leading edge medical research field has developed over the past couple decades.
  • Explain how research data has impacted translational science and bringing a field from bench to bed site.
  • Read, critically assess, present, and defend primary literature.
  • Present complex science data in a formal setting and test strategies for stimulating group discussion.
  • Exercise critical thinking and creativity by designing a research grant proposal.
  • Examine implications of the field in the realm of science ethics and evaluate the possible impact of the field on the society as a whole.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18055BIOMG 6320  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person
    Prerequisite: BIOMG 1350, BIOMG 2800 or permission of instructor.
    Enrollment limited to students who are able to attend in-person classes in the Ithaca area.

Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 2 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18056BIOMG 6320  LEC 002

    • TOnline Meeting
    • Feb 8 - May 14, 2021
    • Tumbar, T

  • Instruction Mode: Online
    Prerequisite: BIOMG 1350, BIOMG 2800 or permission of instructor. This section is for students not in the Ithaca area.