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The training faculty also host QCB Journal Club (C689; 1 cr), a student-led seminar course open to all students and postdocs in trainer laboratories. Second- and third-year students must be registered for credit as part of the curricular requirements of the QCB training program.

In a typical semester, C689 is split up into four parts, each organized by a different faculty member. For Fall 2016, C689 meets on Thursdays 12:15-1:15 at Chemistry C127 throughout the semester. You can find all course materials for Fall 2016 semester here, and syllabus here. Click here for a listing of all previous topics and instructors in C689 since inception.


Fall 2016
Instructor TOPIC Dates
  Introduction Aug. 25
Prof. Charles Dann III Ethics – 2 hour session Sept. 1, 8
Prof. Peter Hollenhorst Advances in Genome Editing Sept. 15, 29, Oct. 6
Prof. Martha Oakley Functional Versatility in the ABC Transporter Superfamily Oct. 13, 20, 27
Prof. Charles Dann III Ethics – 2 hour session Nov. 3, 10
Prof. Mike VanNieuwenhze Application of Small Molecule Probes to Study Peptidoglycan Biosynthesis and Dynamics Dec. 1, 8