Biomolecular EngineeringBME 22L Foundations of Design and Experimentation in Molecular Biology, Part I

The first in a two-part series that includes BME 23L. Together these courses prepare bioengineering students for successful junior/senior year projects in faculty research laboratories, iGEM, or Senior Design. The focus is on molecular biology laboratory and introductory bioinformatics skills. Students will design and initiate an original metagenome study near the end of the term.


Prerequisites: BME 21L, CHEM 1B, and CHEM 1M; or by permission of instructor. Enrollment is restricted to sophomores and juniors.



Quarter offered

Winter, Spring


Mark Akeson, Ali Shariati, Richard Edward Green, Dianne Hendricks