Biology and Pathology of Aging

Course Number: 
PATH 517
Course Type: 
Keystone
Currently Offered: 
Yes
Credits: 
3
Quarter: 
Winter
Meeting Time: 
Friday, 2-4:20pm
Location: 
UW Health Sciences Bldg. Room T-747
Instructor (MCB Faculty): 
Kaeberlein, Matthew
Instructor (non-MCB Faculty): 
Scott Kennedy and Alan Herr
Class Size: 
40
Course Description: 

Offered jointly with PATH 501B.

Learning Objectives: 

Prerequisites: 
Coursework in biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, and genetics.
Course requirements, examinations and grading: 

Surveys the biology and pathologies of the aging phenomena in multiple species and at multiple organismal levels from whole animals to molecules. Prerequisite: coursework in biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, and genetics.

Areas of Interest: 
Developmental Biology, Stem Cells & Aging