Advanced Glycobiology

MED 225/CHEM 237/BIOM 222/BGGN 236/CMM 225
Offered every two years. Next Session: Spring Quarter 2018

Contact

Tracy Gilstrap
Education Coordinator
(858) 882-1378
tgilstrap@ucsd.edu

The primary focus of this course is to provide a forum for the discussion of advanced topics in glycoscience. Grading is based on regular attendance, class participation, and a take-home written essay on a topical issue in glycobiology.

Selected readings from primary literature and from the textbook Essentials of Glycobiology, 3rd Edition, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press, New York.

Prerequisites: Coursework in cell biology and biochemistry