Prof. Douglas Lauffenburger
Prof. Peter Dedon
20.400J / 7.548J
This seminar-format course provides an in-depth presentation and discussion of how engineering and biological approaches can be combined to solve problems in science and technology, emphasizing integration of biological information and methodologies with engineering analysis, synthesis, and design. Emphasis is placed on molecular mechanisms underlying cellular processes, including signal transduction, gene expression networks, and functional responses.
Lauffenburger, Douglas, and Peter Dedon. 20.400J Perspectives in Biological Engineering, Spring 2006. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/biological-engineering/20-400j-perspectives-in-biological-engineering-spring-2006 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA