From chaperones to CRISPR-Cas: the incredible genius of phages

BCH 2024H

This course will cover both classical and contemporary studies involving phages that have led to major technological breakthroughs.

Your grade will be based on participation, presentation of a journal article and a written assignment (Cell Preview or Nature News & Views style paper).


Molecular Genetics Students:  Enrollment in this module must be done through your Graduate Administrator.  Please contact them for further details.

Course Next Offered

Winter 2020 (March - April)

Course Time and Location

Start date: March 26, 2020
End date: April 30, 2020

Day(s) of the week: Thursday
Time: 1:30-3:30 pm
Location: MaRS 16th floor conference room

Enrollment Limit

Yes — 20

Method of Student Evaluation

Attendance/participation – 20%
Presentation – 30%
Written Assignment - 50%


Karen L. Maxwell

Karen L. Maxwell

MaRS Centre, West Tower
661 University Ave., Suite 1600

Alan R. Davidson

Alan R. Davidson

MaRS Centre, West Tower
661 University Ave., Room 1634
Toronto, ON

Last Updated 30 July 2019