GS21 1121 Resources and Methods for Analysis of Patient-Derived Samples

Kopetz, Scott.  One semester hour.  Summer annually.  Grading System: Letter Grade. Prerequisite: none

This course will provide the knowledge needed for the practical application of patient-oriented biological research. Over ten weeks, students will receive training on how to obtain, prepare, analyze, and interpret patient samples for research purposes. Students will attend ten 90-minute sessions in which lecturers with expertise in each topic will be educate them on the resources available at the institution, potential pitfalls, practical limitations, costs, and contacts for help.