Welcome to the CoursePlus Web site for MOLECULAR BIOLOGY LITERATURE (260.852.01), a course offered by the Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
Reviews and discusses, in depth, historic and current publications in the field of molecular biology. Required of departmental students concurrently enrolled in ME 260.800, Molecular Biology.
1. Critically evaluate scientific literature in Molecular Biology, beginning with classic papers and ending with more recent advancements. 2. Assess a wide variety of experimental strategies as they are applied to discover/understand the major events regulating cellular functions. 3. Discuss required readings in depth during class to evaluate the experimental techniques, determine if the conclusions are supported by the evidence and assess their contribution to the advancement of the field.
Wed Fri 9:00 AM to 10:20 AM
First year MMI PhD and ScM students
Grading Policy: Students evaluated on their preparation of reading assignments.
Grading Restrictions: Letter grade