20.207 Biotechnologies in Infectious Disease
Team-based exploration of current and emerging technologies used in the surveillance, diagnosis, understanding, treatment and prevention of infectious diseases, drawing on basic science and bio-engineering principles. In a term-long project, student teams develop novel technologies to solve major problems in global infectious disease, with a trajectory to a start-up company. Industry experts and academic entrepreneurs present case studies throughout the term, including technology innovations, regulatory sciences, intellectual property and clinical development. Term culminates with team presentations to a panel of industry and scientific leaders.
This class has 7.06 as a prerequisite.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.
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