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Biol-385-Spr-2017

Department:
Biol
Number:
385
Year:
2 017
Instructor:
Eisenberg, Daniel
Title:
Evolutionary Medicine
Enrollment:
30

Description

Explores evolutionary causes of health and disease. Considers how natural selection and the legacies of our human, primate, mammalian and bacterial ancestries have shaped our biology. Topics include mental disorders, aging, cancer, diet, obesity, diabetes, infectious diseases, racism, and health differences between human groups. Prerequisite: either BIO A 201 or BIOL 180. Offered: jointly with BIO A 355.

Credits

3