BMB/Bi/Ch 174 Syllabus Spring 2019

http://saf.bio.caltech.edu/bi174
Lectures and Discussions: TUES/THUR 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m., 115 Beckman Institute

Instructors:                                  Teaching Assistants: Office hours and full contact information
  Shu-ou Shan (Coordinator)                   Matthew Zimmer, (MZ)
  109 Braun, x3879, sshan@caltech.edu          x5841, mzimmer@caltech.edu
                                                     Rachel Banks, (RB) 
                                               x???, rbanks@caltech.edu     
                                              Web site:  
                                              David Mathog
                                               x8453, mathog@caltech.edu 

  
## Date   Instructor    (TA ) Topic/Paper

01 4/2    Shan (all) Reading literature & generating ideas
02 4/4    Shan (all) Elements of proposal writing 	         

03 4/9    Shan  (MZ) Paper 1a: Walter et al, PNAS 1979
                     Paper 1b: Walter et al, PNAS 1980  
04 4/11   Shan  (MZ) Paper 2: Schuldiner et al, Cell 2005 
          
05 4/16   Shan  (MZ) Paper 3: Siegel et al, Cell 1988 **
06 4/18   Shan  (MZ) Paper 4: Shan et al, PLoS Biol 2004 

07 4/23   Shan  (MZ) Paper 5: Shen et al, Nature 2012 
08 4/25   Shan  (RB) Paper 6: Plath et al, Cell 1998**

09 4/30         (  ) No class
10 5/2          (  ) No class

11 5/7    Shan  (MZ) Paper 7: van der Berg et al, Nature 2004
   5/7    Midterm essay due.
12 5/9    Shan  (RB) Paper 8: Hershko et al, JBC 1983  

13 5/14   Shan  (RB) Paper 9: Lee et al, Mol Cell 2001**
14 5/16   Shan  (RB) Paper 10: Pierce et al, Cell 2013 
   5/16   Proposal outline due.

15 5/21   Shan  (RB) Paper 11: Reitsma et al, Cell 2017 
16 5/23   Shan  (RB) Paper 12: Bard et al, Cell 2019
   5/24   Feedback on proposals disseminated.
           
17 5/28   Shan (All) Practice study section**
18 5/30   Shan (All) Discussion on proposal outline/feedback
          
   6/4    Final Proposal due, 6pm
   6/7    Review sessions to discuss proposals

** Reverse engineering proposal writing exercise
Last modified May 14, 2019