20.102 Stem Cells in Organogenesis, Carcinogenesis, and Atherogenesis
Study of the amitotic metakaryotic stem cells in fetal/juvenile organogenesis and wound healing. Explores their roles as stem cells in clonal diseases such as cancers and atherosclerosis. Application of a hypermutable/mutator stem cell model to the analysis of age-specific mortality from clonal diseases. Students taking 20.215 do additional research and computer modeling.
Lecture occurs 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 16-220.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits.
In the Fall 2015 Subject Evaluations, 20.102 was rated 6.0 out of 7.0. You can find more information at the http://www.google.com/search?&q=MIT+%2B+20.102&btnG=Google+Search&inurl=https site or on the 20.102 Stellar site.
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