This interdisciplinary survey course was created by Lehigh University with a grant provided by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. The topics covered by this course include infectious diseases, cancer, genome-based medicine, stem cells, and bioinformatics. On the site, visitors can read about the background of this project and also check out the course syllabus. Moving on, visitors can click on the "Class Resources" area to view pdf version of the PowerPoint slides offered by the guest speakers during the latest iteration of the course. Visitors won't want to miss the "Videos" area. Here they can view all of the lectures from the course, which include discussions like "Information Processing in the Nervous System" and "Stem Cells: An Introduction". Overall, the site is a great resource for undergraduates studying this material and anyone else with a penchant for such matters.


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