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IDSP 230 - Advances in Gene Therapy

1.5 Credits, letter grade

An overview of gene therapy emphasizing the clinical history, the types of diseases that could benefit the most and ethical issues. Some of the major gene transfer vector systems will be covered in detail, highlighting advances in this rapidly developing field. Student’s grades will be based on participation in discussion of current research and review articles, as well as exams.

Prerequisites: none

Offered: Summer, As needed