Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College


Biology 398. Experimental Courses

Molecular and Cell Therapies

This course will use primary literature to investigate molecular, cellular and genetic therapies from proof-of-concept to clinical trials for a multitude of human diseases. Topics will include: Stem cell therapies, Chimeric T-cell Therapies, Oligonucletide therapies, Viral and non-viral Gene therapies. Effects of these treatments on modern medicine and bioethics will be discussed. Students will complete oral presentation providing background information from primary literature.