X-lab: Drugs and Cells
A combined upper-level biology/chemistry/health sciences laboratory where students design and synthesize organic compounds and determine the impact of structural modifications of these compounds on the biological activity of cells.
Tropical Terrestrial Biology
This course familiarizes students with current and relevant topics in tropical biology, including biodiversity, community ecology, and conservation and includes a field trip to Manu National Park in Perú.
Introduction to Phage Biology
A course designed to introduce FY students to research by
investigating the biology of viruses (bacteriophages) and their bacterial hosts as a model system.