Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2019


BIOE 536 002 (CRN: 13270)


Department: Bioengineering
Instructor: Veiseh, Omid
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR BRC 286 (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: 29
Section Enrolled: 10
Enrollment data as of: 20-JAN-2021 6:16AM
Fees: None
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Description: This course will introduce immunology concepts from an engineering perspective and covers various immune responses including to pathogens, self, allergens, cancer, and biomaterials. Using principles of engineering we will perform an in-depth analysis of these responses and the latest advances on the development of novel therapeutics. Topics include systems immunology, nanotechnology, hydrogels, biomaterials, vaccines, cancer immunotherapy, autoimmunity, tissue engineering, stem cells, viruses, and the microbiome.