Dr. Janis Melvold
Dr. Philip Lessard
Prof. Anthony Sinskey
The projects section illustrates the student experience of this course and includes a student's final paper as well as other example materials provided by the teaching staff.
Also referred to as the Microbial Genetics Project Lab, this is a hands-on research course designed to introduce the student to the strategies and challenges associated with microbiology research. Students take on independent and original research projects that are designed to be instructive with the goal of advancing a specific field of research in microbiology.
OCW has published multiple versions of this subject.
Melvold, Janis, Philip Lessard, and Anthony Sinskey. 7.13 Experimental Microbial Genetics, Fall 2003. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/biology/7-13-experimental-microbial-genetics-fall-2003 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA