7.015 Introductory Biology
Emphasizes the application of fundamental biological principles to trending topics in microbiology and immunology. Specific modules focus on antibiotic resistance, influenza, genome-wide association studies, biotechnology (such as genetically modified organisms and personal genomics), the microbiome, and diabetes. Includes discussion of the social and ethical issues surrounding modern biology. Limited to 60; admittance may be controlled by lottery.
This class has no prerequisites.
Lecture occurs 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays in E25-111.
This class counts for a total of 12 credits.
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