BIOL 039 – Epigenetics
December 6 @ 9:00 AM – December 10 @ 5:00 PM
This course will address the basic principles of epigenetics, the role of epigenetic mechanisms in normal development and human disease, and the development of epigenetically-effective drugs. The objective of the program is to provide a solid foundation of information enabling participants to design experiments when returning to their own research lab. Furthermore, to provide a solid background in order to understand the literature in this rapidly growing field.
Participating instructors are active research faculties from neighboring institutes and universities who have been publishing in these areas for several years.