Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2019

     

BIOE 560 001 (CRN: 20853)

CANCER BIOLOGY

Long Title: CANCER BIOLOGY
Department: Bioengineering
Instructor: Uribe, Rosa A.
Meeting: 8:00AM - 9:15AM TR GRB W212 (7-JAN-2019 - 19-APR-2019) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 0 (permission required) Instructor Permission Required
Section Enrolled: 5
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 45
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 30
Enrollment data as of: 29-NOV-2020 8:01AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
29-APR-2019  
2:00PM - 5:00PM M DCH 1070
 
Description: Provides an integrated lecture series summarizing current knowledge in cancer biology and integrating current literature with basic concepts. Topics include: statistics of incidence/survival, types of cancer, pathology, the process of carcinogenesis and sources of carcinogens, genetic and epigenetic mechanisms and consequences, cancer progression, metastasis and current treatment options. Students will learn to use online databases to develop independent strategies for analyzing datasets. There will be several writing assignments and in class oral presentations of research articles. This course requires instructor permission to enroll. Please fill out the special registration form from https://registrar.rice.edu/student/special_registration. All requests will be reviewed and you will be notified of an enrollment decision. Cross-list: BIOC 460, BIOC 560.