10.443 Future Medicine: Drug Delivery, Therapeutics, and Diagnostics


Class Info

Aims to describe the direction and future of medical technology. Introduces pharmaceutics, pharmacology, and conventional medical devices, then transitions to drug delivery systems, mechanical/electric-based and biological/cell-based therapies, and sensors. Covers nano- and micro drug delivery systems, including polymer-drug conjugates, protein therapeutics, liposomes and polymer nanoparticles, viral and non-viral genetic therapy, and tissue engineering. Previous coursework in cell biology and organic chemistry recommended. Students taking graduate version complete additional assignments. Limited to 40.

This class has 5.12 as a prerequisite.

10.443 will be offered this semester (Spring 2018). It is instructed by .

This class counts for a total of 9 credits.

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