Primary Literature Seminar
Prerequisites: Biochemistry/Molecular Biology major or minor. Must have previously completed either Chemistry 271 or Biology 310 and have permission of the instructor.
Students will investigate current topics in biochemistry and molecular biology through papers from published articles in the current research literature. Students will be present and lead discussions by the members of the seminar in these topics, with a focus on how concepts and techniques that have been introduced in previous courses are actually applied in a contemporary research project. Papers will be selected in consultation with the instructor.