CHBI 410 / INDUSTRIAL MICROBIOLOGY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisites: CHBI. 300 or consent of the instructor

Key aspects of microbial physiology; exploring the versatility of microorganisms and their diverse metabolic activities and products; industrial microorganisms and the technology required for large-scale cultivation.

CHBI 506 / BIOINFORMATICS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

The principles and computational methods to study the biological data generated by genome sequencing, gene expressions, protein profiles, and metabolic fluxes. Application of arithmetic, algebraic, graph, pattern matching, sorting and searching algorithms and statistical tools to genome analysis. Applications of Bioinformatics to metabolic engineering, drug design, and biotechnology.

CHBI 510 / INDUSTRIAL MICROBIOLOGY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Key aspects of microbial physiology; exploring the versatility of microorganisms and their diverse metabolic activities and products; industrial microorganisms and the technology required for large-scale cultivation.

CHBI 516 / BIOTECHNOLOGY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Recombinant DNA, enzymes and other biomolecules. Molecular genetics. Commercial use of microorganisms. Cellular reactors; bioseparation techniques. Transgenic systems. Gene therapy. Biotechnology applications in environmental, agricultural and pharmaceutical problems.

CHBI 584 / TISSUE ENGINEERING
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

The fundamentals of tissue engineering at the molecular and cellular level; techniques in tissue engineering; problems and solution in tissue engineering; transplantation of tissues in biomedicine using sophisticated equipments and materials; investigation of methods for the preparation of component of cell, effect of growth factors on tissues.

CMSE 520 / BIOMOLECULAR STRUCTURE, FUNCTION AND DYNAMICS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: CMSE. 501 or consent of the instructor

Relationship between structure, function and dynamics in biomolecules. Overview of the biomolecular databases and application of computational methods to understand molecular interactions; networks. Principles of computational modeling and molecular dynamics of biological systems.

ENGL 500 / ACADEMIC WRITING
Kredi: 0Önkoşul:

The following objectives will be met through extensive reading, writing and discussion both in and out of class.Build a solid background in academic discourse, both written and spoken. Improve intensive and extensive critical reading skills. Foster critical and creative thinking. Build fundamental academic writing skills including summary, paraphrase, analysis, synthesis. Master cohesiveness as well as proper academic citation when incorporating the work of others.

MASE 542 / BIOMATERIALS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul:

Materials for biomedical applications; synthetic polymers, metals and composite materials as biomaterials; biopolymers, dendrimers, hydrogels, polyelectrolytes, drug delivery systems, implants, tissue grafts, dental materials, ophthalmic materials, surgical materials, imaging materials.

MBGE 403 / TOPICS IN BIOENERGETICS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 204 or consent of the instructor

How do cells generate, store, and use the energy that they require? This course will cover in great depth the processes of oxidative phosphorylation, glycolysis, and photosynthesis. In addition, energy acquisition by chemotrophic organisms will be discussed.

MBGE 404 / IMMUNOLOGY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 204 or consent of the instructor

Molecular details of the innate and adaptive immune systems. Subject areas will include immune recognition, immunosuppression, communication between different immune system cell types, and autoimmunity.

MBGE 405 / POST-TRANSCRIPTIONAL GENE REGULATION
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 301 or consent of the instructor

The key areas of RNA biology, structure and function; splicing, polyadenylation, transport, translation and decay of mRNAs; the regulatory mechanisms governed by noncoding RNAs such as siRNAs, miRNAs and long noncoding RNAs.

MBGE 407 / PARASITOLOGY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 301 or consent of the instructor

This course covers the cell and molecular biology of pathogenic organisms, such as malaria, trypanosomes, toxoplasma, and parasitic yeast. Topics will include organism life cycles, host invasion strategies, methods of immune system evasion, and the evolution of parasites.

MBGE 408 / PROTEOMICS AND PROTEIN CHEMISTRY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 204 or consent of the instructor

Proteomics and function, fundamentals of mass spectrometry (MS), tandem MS, chemical and posttranslational modifications, protein identification, data mining, protein complexes, protein folding, MS genotyping, high throughput; recently developed proteomics methods and their applications; focus on the recent scientific literature in this field including quantitative comparison of healthy and disease proteomes, the comprehensive analysis of protein-protein interactions in different cell types, and new approaches to analyze cellular signaling pathways and the subcellular-organelle and cell surface proteomes.

MBGE 410 / ADVANCED STUDIES IN CELLULAR SIGNALING
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 204 or consent of the instructor

Cells have elaborate mechanisms for controlling cell proliferation and differentiation. In this course, we will explore in molecular detail the intricate signaling pathways that are important for cell behavior, with a major focus on those pathways that are conserved widely among many species.

MBGE 412 / THE BIOLOGY OF CANCER
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 204 or consent of the instructor

Fundamental aspects of the molecular and cellular biology of tumor formation and cancer cells. Topics include cell cycle, oncogenes, tumor suppressor genes, the tumor's interaction with other cells and tissues, approaches to treating cancer, and novel experimental approaches for the discovery of mutations that contribute to tumorigenesis.

MBGE 420 / PRINCIPLES OF NEUROSCIENCE
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 204 or consent of the instructor

Function of different neuronal cell types and the larger organization of the mammalian nervous system: The topics include the molecular details of synaptic connectivity and its relationship to learning and memory and the causes of neurodegenerative disease.

MBGE 430 / CANCER THERAPEUTICS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 301 or consent of the instructor

Fundamental aspects of molecular and cellular biology of cancers with respect to developing cancer therapies; basic principles of cancer treatment, molecularly targeted therapies, cytotoxic therapies, drug discovery approaches, drug delivery systems, cell-based and gene therapies; discussion of research and review articles.

MBGE 434 / FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 301 or consent of the instructor

Advanced theoretical and applied methods in modern genomic research; classical and novel approaches used to solve problems in functional genomics and system biology; modern sequencing techniques and their utilization in biomedical research.

MBGE 501 / ADVANCED MOLECULAR AND CELL BIOLOGY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 204 or consent of the instructor

The advanced methodology used for modern biological science research. Topics include the interpretation of data gained from both hypothesis-driven and high-throughput experiments from research articles focusing on DNA repair, DNA replication, transcription, cell cycle, organelle biogenesis, proteomics and genetics.

MBGE 502 / COMMUNICATIONS IN BIOLOGY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 204 or consent of the instructor

The ability to communicate results and interpretation effectively is key to success in the biological sciences. This course will improve the skills of students in conveying their findings in lectures, research posters, and research publications.

MBGE 503 / BIOENERGETICS
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 204 or consent of the instructor

Energy generation in the cell, energy storage mechanisms and use; the processes of oxidative phosphorylation, glycolysis, and photosynthesis; energy acquisition mechanism by chemotrophic organisms.

MBGE 504 / IMMUNOLOGY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 204 or consent of the instructor

Molecular details of the innate and adaptive immune systems. Subject areas will include immune recognition, immunosuppression, communication between different immune system cell types, and autoimmunity.

MBGE 505 / POST-TRANSCRIPTIONAL GENE REGULATION
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 301 or consent of the instructor

The key areas of RNA biology, structure and function; splicing, polyadenylation, transport, translation and decay of mRNAs; the regulatory mechanisms governed by noncoding RNAs such as siRNAs, miRNAs and long noncoding RNAs.

MBGE 507 / PARASITOLOGY
Kredi: 3Önkoşul: Prerequisite: MBGE. 301 or consent of the instructor

The cell and molecular biology of pathogenic organisms, such as malaria, trypanosomes, toxoplasma, and parasitic yeast. Organism life cycles, host invasion strategies, methods of immune system evasion, and the evolution of parasites.