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James D Bryers
BIOEN 501
Seattle Campus

Molecular Bioengineering

Examines advanced topics in molecular diffusion, reaction kinetics, and convective transport modeling as applied to biological systems. Includes mathematical analysis and numerical simulation techniques applied to: Non-Fickian diffusion, rotational versus translational diffusion, immobilized enzyme kinetics, drug release, and gene delivery. Offered: A.

Class description

This course presents advanced topics in forces acting on molecules of biological interest, such as inter- and intra-molecule forces, diffusion, reactions, and surface adsorption. Genetic methods required to manipulate native molecular structure or to design new molecules will be presented. Analytical methods required to quantify molecule dynamics in various biological systems will also be presented.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by James D Bryers
Date: 07/06/2010