MOL 434 Macromolecular Structure and Mechanism in Disease**
Not offered in 2011
This course will examine structure-function relationships for a number of proteins involved in human diseases. Topics will include oncogenesis, signal-transduction and apoptosis, as well as protein folding, mis-folding, and trafficking. Classes will involve a mixture of lecture and discussion of original scientific papers, with emphasis given to developing an understanding of how to examine and evaluate primary literature.
Prerequisite MOL 345 or Permission of instructor.