Graduate Program Classes

Core/Required Courses

CBIO552 Cancer Biology
CBIO553 Advanced Topics in Cancer Biology
CBIO 561 Clinical Cancer Biology Experience (offered every other year and limited to Cancer Biology GIDP students)
CBIO 595B Scientific Writing Strategies, Skills and Ethics
CBIO 595C Cancer Biology Colloquium (limited to Cancer Biology GIDP students)
CBIO 596H Cancer Biology Seminar Series
CBIO 597A Experimental Design
CBIO 597C Grant Writing for Graduate Students
CBIO 681 Introduction to Research (Lab Rotations)
CBIO 900 Research
CBIO 920 Dissertation
EPID576A Biostatistics

Cancer Biology Minor

A minor in Cancer Biology requires 9 units of CBIO courses.  We suggest a meeting with the chair of the program prior to making your selection.

Suggested Elective Courses

CBA 596i Principles of Cell/Molec Cardiovascular Biology
CBIO 510 Gene Therapy and Molecular Engineering
CBIO 550 Drug Disposition and Metabolism
CBIO 567 Cancer Immunology and Immunotherapy
CBIO 578 Signal Transduction in Molecular Medicine
CBIO 595a Oncogenes and Signal Transduction
CBIO 602a General and Systems Toxicology
CBIO 610 Molecular and Cellular Toxicology
MCB 516 Bioinformatics & Genomic Analysis
MCB 568 Nucleic Acids
PCOL 515 Basic Human Pathology
PCOL 530 Proteins and Nucleic Acids as Drug Targets
PCOL 601 Toxicogenomics and Proteomics
PCOL 630B Cellular Communications and Signal Transduction
PHSC 670 Principles in Drug Discovery, Design, Development

For more information, please consult the Graduate Catalog