Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2019

     

BIOE 535 001 (CRN: 13162)

CELL-BASED THERAPEUTICS

Long Title: ENGINEERING CELL-BASED THERAPEUTICS FOR THE TREATMENT OF DISEASE
Department: Bioengineering
Instructor: Bashor, Caleb J.
Meeting: 10:00AM - 10:50AM MWF BRC 285 (26-AUG-2019 - 6-DEC-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
 
Section Max Enrollment: 20
Section Enrolled: 11
Enrollment data as of: 1-DEC-2020 9:48AM
 
Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Once the stuff of science fiction, there is increasing attention on using engineered living cells as therapeutic agents. We will discuss how application of synthetic biology, genetic engineering, and systems biology can endow cells with the ability to detect and treat disease, identifying breakthroughs, challenges, and long-term possibilities for this exciting new field. Recommended Prerequisite(s): BIOE 321.