CMBS1115 Cell Biology and Cancer (4 cr)
After the course
-the student is familiar with the modern methods to manipulate and image cultured animal cells and model animals to study basic cell biological processes, cell growth, cell communication, and to generate cancer models.
-The student is able to read and understand recent scientific results on cell biology topics.
-The student understand the hallmarks of cancer, theories of cancer evolution and the concept of cancer driver and passenger mutations.
Description of prerequisites
BSci degree or equivalent knowledge in Cell and Molecular Biology.
The course is based on research articles and review articles that are given during the course.