BIMO 401(S) (formerly 406) Topics in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

This seminar course involves a critical reading, analysis, and discussion of papers from the current biochemistry and molecular biology literature. Specific topics vary from year to year but are chosen to illustrate the importance of a wide range of both biological and chemical approaches to addressing important questions in the biochemical and molecular biological fields. Format: seminar, three hours per week. Evaluation will be based on class discussions and presentations, several short papers, and a final paper. Prerequisites: Biology 202 and BIMO 321. Enrollment limit: 12 (expected: 8). Preference given to those completing the BIMO program; open to others with permission of instructors.