MCDB 1171 - Drug Discovery Through Hands-on Screens I Course uri icon

Overview

description

  • Provides introductory research and laboratory experience. Students will work in teams to screen small molecule libraries for novel antibiotics using the bacterium Salmonella as a model system. Topics covered include the basic biology of the model system, genetics, approaches to screening for new therapeutics, statistical analysis of the data, compound verification and lead compound development.

instructor(s)

  • Harvey, Pamela Ann  
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019 / Fall 2020 / Fall 2021