187.861.01 | AY 2012-2013 - 4th Term | 2 Credit(s)
T 3:00:00 PM
  • Contact Information
    Joseph Bressler
  • Course Learning Objectives

    Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

    • Read and critically evaluate scientific papers
    • Assess new methodological approaches in the area of biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology and genomics
    • Analyze pathways of toxicity at the molecular, cellular and tissue levels
  • Course Description
    Students, postdoctoral trainees, and faculty present scientific papers from the current literature dealing with biochemical and molecular mechanisms of toxicity agents.
  • Methods of Assessment
    Student evaluation is based on class participation.
  • Prerequisites
    187.610 (previous or concurrent)
  • Course Schedule

    Please see the course Session for a full list of dates and items for this course.

  • Academic Ethics Code

    Students enrolled in the Bloomberg School of Public Health of The Johns Hopkins University assume an obligation to conduct themselves in a manner appropriate to the University's mission as an institution of higher education. A student is obligated to refrain from acts which he or she knows, or under the circumstances has reason to know, impair the academic integrity of the University. Violations of academic integrity include, but are not limited to: cheating; plagiarism; knowingly furnishing false information to any agent of the University for inclusion in the academic record; violation of the rights and welfare of animal or human subjects in research; and misconduct as a member of either School or University committees or recognized groups or organizations.

  • Intended Audience
    PhD MTT students in EHS
  • Disability Support Services
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