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BIOL 475 - Health and Disease in Modern Society

Course Description: 

The course will discuss biological and medical aspects related to the diseases commonly seeing in the modern society such as diabetes, depression, cancer, Alzheimer’s, and autism. The goal of the course is to provoke students' interest in health-related issues and link the life-style to health problems in the modern society. Course will cover basic clinical and molecular aspects of the diseases, and raise awareness of latest discoveries and challenge in the treatment and prevention of the diseases.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Attributes: 

(C)

Prerequisite: 

[(BIOL 115 with min. grade of D)]

Corequisite: 

None